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Linda Spalding, writing in the Globe and Mail this past weekend, gave The Chimps a wonderful review. The highlights: “Riveting…. Andrew Westoll provides an opera of dramatic events, heart-rending tragedies and uplifting triumphs. For anyone interested in empathy and recovery, his … More
Shania Twain may be on the cover (and rightly so), but inside the May 23rd issue of People magazine is a lovely little review of The Chimps, including a stellar 4 out of 4 stars rating. Here’s what they had … More
“Only the most intransigent heart will be unmoved….” So begins the Quill and Quire’s glowing, starred review of The Chimps of Fauna Sanctuary. The review, by Emily Donaldson, continues: “In Westoll’s hands, Fauna’s 13 chimps – each ravaged by years, sometimes decades, of staggeringly … More
Susan Kurosawa at The Australian newspaper has chosen The Riverbones as the best travel memoir of 2009!