Helen Scales is your guide to the ocean (and everything) in her latest book

There’s something so enchanting about visiting an aquarium when you’re a child. The glass tanks rise above you, immersing you in a deep blue world of fish. From the atmospheric music to the shadows of large marine mammals sailing by beyond the glass, it’s an experience you’re not likely to forget. I grew up inContinue reading “Helen Scales is your guide to the ocean (and everything) in her latest book”

Samantha Weinberg’s Incredible Story About an Ancient Fish Rediscovered

A thrilling scientific adventure about the world’s obsession with an elusive fish once thought extinct: Samantha Weinberg’s A Fish Caught in Time (2000) is simply captivating. If you have read Emily Voigt’s The Dragon Behind the Glass (2016) and enjoyed learning about a fascinating fish called the arowana, then you will love this historical look at the coelacanth (see-la-kanth). Voigt andContinue reading “Samantha Weinberg’s Incredible Story About an Ancient Fish Rediscovered”

Journalist Emily Voigt on her Quest for the World’s Most Coveted Fish

You won’t need to like fish to enjoy Emily Voigt’s illuminating look into the competitive – and dangerous – world of The Dragon Behind the Glass: A True Story of Power, Obsession, and the World’s Most Coveted Fish.  Voigt’s book reads like a spy novel. Her fast-paced storytelling sweeps you into a whirlwind adventure around the globeContinue reading “Journalist Emily Voigt on her Quest for the World’s Most Coveted Fish”