My Life with Sea Turtles

A marine biologist’s quest to protect one of the most ancient animals on Earth.

My Life with Sea Turtles - book cover
Christine Figgener
Publishing Info

Date: 21 May 2024
Hardcover: 280 pages
ISBN-10: 1778400582
ISBN-13: 978-1778400582

Imbued with profound admiration for nature, this captivating narrative unveils the enigmatic realm of sea turtles, among Earth’s oldest inhabitants, chronicling a female scientist’s fervent quest to secure their future. 

Reminiscent of Jane Goodall’s memoir, the book by marine biologist Christine Figgener recounts her journey from a small industrial town to Costa Rica’s vibrant coast, where she dedicated her life to studying and protecting these iconic creatures. 

Through her experiences patrolling beaches and facing male-dominated conservation spaces, Figgener illuminates the urgent need to safeguard sea turtles from current threats, inspiring readers to enact change for their preservation.