Rachel Love Nuwer

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Gulfport, Mississippi , The United States



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Rachel Nuwer is a freelance journalist who writes about science, environment, travel, adventure and food for the New York Times, National Geographic, BBC Future and more. She lives in Brooklyn with a large orange cat.

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Poached: Inside the Dark Wo...

4.12 avg rating — 142 ratings — published 2018 — 9 editions
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Poached by Rachel Love Nuwer
" Dear Vicky, I'm flattered that you took the time to give my book such a careful read. I only wish policy makers and members of the general public who ...more "
Poached by Rachel Love Nuwer
"A well-written and researched piece, presenting the nuances of wildlife trafficking and the issues surrounding it in an approachable, conversational style. I'm impressed by the author's fortitude and commitment despite the graphic and emotional de..." Read more of this review »
Poached by Rachel Love Nuwer
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Poached by Rachel Love Nuwer
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Poached by Rachel Love Nuwer
"First of all, thank god this book ended with an optimistic story, because boy is it dark. But it was very captivatingly written, and was almost narrative in many ways. She is an incredible writer, and though she has a lot of expertise, she still s..." Read more of this review »
Poached by Rachel Love Nuwer
"Just excellent. It was both well researched and a riveting read. "
Poached by Rachel Love Nuwer
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Poached by Rachel Love Nuwer
"What a great read! Engaging, accessible, informative and moving – from cover to cover! It's a tough, complex subject about a harsh, dark world, but Nuwer presents an engrossing and entertaining overview with the perfect balance of detail for this..." Read more of this review »
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“He will catch anything he can get his snares and traps around, he began, including cobras, monitor lizards, pythons, turtles, otters, civets (small carnivores), fishing cats, and more. He's not a huge fan of monkeys - they creep him out with their humanoid little faces, he said - but he'll catch them, too. Above all else, though, he prides himself on his skill at trapping pangolins, one of the most elusive but lucrative creatures in the forest.”
Rachel Love Nuwer, Poached: Inside the Dark World of Wildlife Trafficking

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