"Enormously personal and perceptive…a compelling wildlife study that extends beyond familiar settings."
"Howl has all the depth, complexity, and moving power of that most haunting of sounds: the howl of a wild wolf. Bird shows us that the gap between tameness and wildness is not so far as it might seem, and we ought to venture across to find out how wild feels."
"An accessible, quick–paced read,Howl extends the reader's imagination to see wolves and many other issues in perspectives he or she might not have ever anticipated. Bird's book demonstrates what creative nonfiction can accomplish in motivating a disconnected citizenry to rediscover and rejuvenate its relationship with nature and the non–human world."
—THE UTAH REVIEW
"An emotional, spiritual and educational literary journey. With fascinating information about wolves, it makes for a soulful, intriguing story."
—THE DESERET NEWS
"Transporting the reader to her beloved high deserts and canyons with her gorgeous prose…Susan Imhoff Bird seamlessly weaves the story of the wolf with her own narrative."
—BLUE RIDGE OUTDOORS
"With humor, sensitivity, and probing intelligence, Bird's inquiry into the world of the wolf weaves an outer journey with inner way–finding, resulting in an inspiring book about more than being human—it's about being alive."
—MARY ELLEN HANNIBAL, author ofThe Spine of the Continent
"A well–rounded wolf tale told by a writer who is comfortable both inside and outside her human skin. It speaks with an unsheltered heart reaching beyond loss for a wilder tether, that ancient yet enduring story of (wo)man and beast."
—DOUG PEACOCK, author ofGrizzly Years
"With wit, emotion and passion, Susan thinks like many who have pondered the issue do not. It's well worth the time reading this fresh look at an ancient conflict."
—DOUG SMITH, author ofDecade of the Wolf
"The brave writers of natural history understand both the technical and the spiritual sides of ecology; and they don't shy from either. Susan Imhoff Bird is one of these."
—MICHAEL SOULE, editor ofConservation Biology
"A quest to find the heart and soul of the wolf."
—RICK MCINTYRE, author ofA Society of Wolves
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