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David Day

Upcoming Appearance: David Day will be a feature at the 10th annual Summer Dreams Literary Arts Festival held at Trout Lake, Vancouver BC. More details.

David Day’s landmark book on animal extinction, The Doomsday Book of Animals, was selected in 1981 as the “Book of the Year” by Time Magazine. Day subsequently published four books emanating from his environmental concerns including The Encyclopedia of Vanished Species (1989) and Noah’s Choice (1990). He has also written nine illustrated books of animal stories and poems for children: his Emperor’s Panda was the runner-up for both the Governor General’s Award and the National Library Award.

Books by this Author

Nevermore: A Book of Hours

The Emperor’s Panda