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Early Praise for Written in Stone

Even though I sometimes feel quite anxious about the publication of Written in Stone, the positive comments the manuscript has received so far have helped to relieve my apprehension. Professional reviews will not show up for another few months, of course, but during the process of composing the book – from pitching to my agent…

The author of Laelaps (Brian Switek) feeding a giraffe at the “Animal Kingdom Zoo” in NJ. Welcome, dear reader, to Laelaps, my spot on the web for the various ramblings, asinine assertions, and the occasional insightful thought involving ecology, zoology, paleontology, anthropology, and evolution. Readers familiar with my previous posts on Laelaps v. 1 will…