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Unlikely Friendships

47 Remarkable Stories from the Animal Kingdom

Unlikely Friendships
Product ID:  15913
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Workman Publishing Co

Limited ***

7.0 X 8.0 in
224 pg

NATURE / Animals / Wildlife
PETS / General
PHOTOGRAPHY / Subjects & Themes / Plants & Animals


The most amazing friendships between species, collected from around the world, documented with full-color photographs, and narrated by New York Times bestselling author Jennifer Holland. The cat and the bird. The elephant and the sheep. The snake and the hamster. In all, 47 heartwarming and inspiring true tales of animal bonds.


“Jennifer S. Holland’s irresistible volume features heartwarming stories of interspecies love and adorable photographs that are heart-stopping in more than one sense.”
New York Times Book Review
“The feel-good book of the summer—maybe the year—may very well be Unlikely Friendships.”
USA Today
“Jennifer Holland documents one heartwarming tale after another of animals who, with nothing else in common, bond in the most unexpected ways.”
Reader's Digest
“With aww-inducing photographs, the book highlights the most improbable animal connections.”
National Geographic

Author Bio

Jennifer S. Holland is a contributing writer for National Geographic. She has also written for, among others, The Discovery Channel, NPR, and The New York Times, specializing in science and natural history.