Sy Montgomery is now the author of 28 books, including her latest, How to Be A Good Creature: A Memoir in 13 Animals and the National Book Award finalist, The Soul of an Octopus. Her latest picture book is Inky’s Amazing Escape; her most recent book for young readers is The Hyena Scientist and forthcoming spring 2019 is The Magnificent Migration.
Location: Hancock, NH
Programs: Author/Illustrator Presentations
To research books, films and articles, Sy Montgomery has been chased by an angry silverback gorilla in Zaire and bitten by a vampire bat in Costa Rica, worked in a pit crawling with 18,000 snakes in Manitoba and handled a wild tarantula in French Guiana.