Reflecting on Animals: Five Timely Titles | Wyatt’s World

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It seems that books on the nature, intellect, and soul of animals are on the rise, with several new titles joining hits such as Sy Montgomery’s The Soul of an Octopus and Virginia Morell’s Animal Wise Here are five suggestions for already published and forthcoming works.

Intelligent Life | Science & Technology, April 1, 2016

are we smart enough

An insightful and fascinating work that seeks to understand animals on their terms rather than ours; a riveting look at mimicry, camouflage, startle displays, communication signals, and reproductive deceptions and their evolutionary impact.

Science & Technology Reviews | April 15, 2013

paradise

Reviews of Eric Toensmeier and Jonathan Bates’s Paradise Lot, Frans de Waal’s The Bonobo and the Atheist, and Michael Moss’s Salt Sugar Fat, plus a full list of science & technology reviews from the Apr. 15 issue.