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The Truth About Animals

Stoned Sloths, Lovelorn Hippos, and Other Tales from the Wild Side of Wildlife

by Lucy Cooke

Hardcover, 336 pages, Perseus Books Group, List Price: $28 |

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Stoned Sloths, Lovelorn Hippos, and Other Tales from the Wild Side of Wildlife
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An uproarious tour of some of the basest instincts and vice-related mysteries of the animal world includes profiles of drunken moose, cheating penguins, lazy worker ants, castrating hippos and porn-peddling Chinese pandas. By the author of the best-selling A Little Book of Sloth.

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