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The odyssey of KP2

Terrie M. Williams

The odyssey of KP2

an orphan seal, a marine biologist, and the fight to save a species from extinction

by Terrie M. Williams

  • 21 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Penguin Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hawaiian monk seal,
  • Wildlife conservation,
  • Conservation,
  • Wildlife rehabilitation,
  • Endangered species

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementTerrie M. Williams
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL737.P64 W55 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25170481M
    ISBN 109781594203398
    LC Control Number2011050415

    The Odyssey of KP2: An Orphan Seal, a Marine Biologist, and the Fight to Save a Species Terrie M. Williams. Penguin Press, $ (p) ISBN KP2 (Kauai Pup 2) was abandoned at birth and survived but soon took to hanging around people too much. Circumstances soon dictated that the best place for him would be the marine lab at UC-Santa Cruz under the care of biologist Terrie Williams. The book is informative and 4/5(2).

    THE ODYSSEY TRANSLATED BY Robert Fagles. Book I Athena Inspires the Prince Sing to me of the man, Muse, the man of twists and turns driven time and again off course, once he had plundered the hallowed heights of Troy. Many cities of men he saw and learned their minds,File Size: 1MB. The Odyssey at a Glance; Poem Summary; About The Odyssey; Character List; Summary and Analysis; Book 1; Book 2; Book 3; Book 4; Book 5; Books ; Book 9; Book 10; Book 11; Book 12; Books ; Books ; Book 17; Book 18; Book 19; Book 20; Book 21; Book 22; Book 23; Book 24; Character Analysis; Odysseus; Penelope; Telemachus; Athena (Pallas.

    The Odyssey Summary. By Homer. The Odyssey Summary. Alkinoös, seeing this happen, remembers the prophecy we heard in Book VIII (that his ship would be turned to stone and mountains thrown up around his island if his people were nice to strangers) and promptly whacks himself on the forehead. This presentation of events out of chronological sequence achieves several different goals: it immediately engages the interest of an audience already familiar with the details of Odysseus’s journey; it provides narrative space for a long and evocative flashback later in the text (Books 9 – 12), in which Odysseus recounts his earlier.


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Book reviews. The Odyssey of KP2 Terrie M. Williams Review by Henry L. Carrigan Jr. J KP2's life begins much as any other monk seal pup; after 10 months of gestation, the seal's mother crawls up onto a nursing beach on Kauai, and KP2 slides from between his mother's back flippers, still slippery and wet and covered in thick black.

An inside look at a renowned marine biologist's quest to save an abandoned, endangered seal pup Only eleven hundred Hawaiian monk seals survive in the wild. Without intervention, they face certain extinction within fifty years. When a two-day-old Hawaiian monk seal pup, later named Kauai Pup 2, or KP2, is attacked and abandoned by his mother on a beach, he is rushed off on a journey that will 4/5(2).

The Paperback of the The Odyssey of KP2: An Orphan Seal and a Marine Biologist's Fight to Save a Species by Terrie M. Williams at Barnes & Brand: Penguin Publishing Group. "The Odyssey of KP2" is an inside look at the life of a scientist and the role that her research plays in the development of conservation efforts, bringing our contemporary environmental landscape to life.

The Odyssey of KP2 is the winner of the Young Adult Science Book category of the AAAS/Subaru SB&F Prize for Excellence in Science Books.

SB&F Prize winning author Terrie WIlliams talks about The Odyssey of KP2, winner of the SB&F prize in the Young Adult category. The Odyssey of KP2 is an inside look at the life of a scientist and the role that her research plays in the development of conservation efforts, bringing our contemporary environmental landscape to life.

It is also the heartwarming portrait of a Hawaiian monk seal whose unforgettable personality never falters, even as his fate hangs in the balance.

The Odyssey of KP2 is an inside look at the life of a scientist and the role that her research plays in the development of conservation efforts, bringing our contemporary environmental landscape to life.

It is also the heartwarming portrait of a Hawaiian monk seal whose unforgettable personality never falters, even as his fate hangs in the balance.4/5. The Odyssey of KP2: An Orphan Seal and a Marine Biologist's Fight to Save a Species: Terrie M.

Williams: Books - 5/5(1). Terrie Williams is the author of The Odyssey of KP2: An Orphan Seal, a Marine Biologist, and the Fight to Save a Species. Here she reads an excerpt.

The Odyssey of KP2 is short, sweet, and educational to boot. The book is both heartwarming story of one Hawaiian Monk seal's amazing journey, and no-nonsense description of the life of a marine mammal researcher.

Author Terrie M. Williams doesn't pull any punches in describing the harrowing life of a baby monk seal, and in describing her own /5(31). Boise State selected “The Odyssey of KP2″ as the Campus Read book. The true story is about Williams’ struggle to save a species, while forming a lasting bond with an endangered newborn orphan seal.

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The Odyssey of KP2 by Terrie M Williams,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5().Book 1 Book 2 Book 3 Book 4 Book 5 Book 6 Book 7 Book 8 Book 9 Book 10 Book 11 Book 12 Book 13 Book 14 Book 15 Book 16 Book 17 Book 18 Book 19 Book 20 Book 21 Book 22 Book 23 Book 24 Themes All Themes Fate, the Gods, and Free Will Piety, Customs, and Justice Cunning, Disguise, and Self-Restraint Memory and Grief Glory and Honor.