What the Robin Knows Episode 4

Episode 4 May 02, 2022 00:31:51
What the Robin Knows Episode 4
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What the Robin Knows Episode 4
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Show Notes

The Book Interrupted women continue their discussion on “What the Robin Knows: How Birds Reveal the Secrets of the Natural World” by Jon Young, exploring topics of balance, individuality in animals, bird calls, and learning from nature.

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Mentioned on this episode of Book Interrupted:

Book Interrupted Website 

Book Interrupted YouTube Channel

Book Interrupted Facebook Book Club Group

What the Robin Knows: How Birds Reveal the Secrets of the Natural World by Jon Young

Bird Language Audio Library

Jon Young

Malcolm Gladwell Books

Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind by Yuval Noah Harari

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