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Media

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Press

INTERVIEW: 'I quit my job in my 50s and moved to a tropical island to care for an ancient tortoise', The Telegraph

INTERVIEW: 'Meet Jonathan the tortoise, the world’s oldest land animal', Independent

INTERVIEW: 'The tortoise and the care: how a medic saved the life of a seychelles celebrity', Daily Express

INTERVIEW: 'Happy 191st (or so) birthday to the world’s oldest living land animal', Washington Post

​REVIEW: 'This warm-hearted book makes you full of admiration for his spirit of adventure, and for his commitment to the animals he cares for', Constance Craig Smith, Daily Mail

REVIEW: ''Amusing... the author's bonhomie makes the book an engaging read', Jonathan Guthrie, Financial Times

FEATURED: Daily Mail 2023 Nature books round-up – 'Entertaining reading... a book of great charm and interest', Nick Rennison, Daily Mail

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Radio and podcast

INTERVIEW: TalkSport –  'A brilliant read... fascinating, funny... and very moving' Paul Ross, TalkSport, 8 Nov 2023

INTERVIEW: Outlook, BBC World Service, 19 Oct 2023

INTERVIEW: BBC Sussex and BBC Surrey, 7 Nov 2023

INTERVIEW: Moncrieff, Newstalk (listen at 1:29:52 mark), 14 Nov 2023

​INTERVIEW: Creature Preacher podcast, 19 March 2024

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Upcoming festival and event appearances

Appledore Book Festival, Monday 16 September 2024

Shipston Bookfest, Thursday 26 September 2024

Folkestone Book Festival, Sunday 24 November 2024

Book Jonathan Hollins

To enquire about Jonathan Hollins for an event, festival or media appearance, please contact Rob Wilding rob@duckworthbooks.com

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