“. . . a seamless blend of art, scholarship, and storytelling. The fascinating variety of weird and wonderful creatures covered in this book through superb photography and informative, accessible text will leave readers pondering where we as a species have come from, and where we may be headed.”
~ Allison Alberts, PhD, Chief Conservation & Research Officer, San Diego Zoo Global
“Tom Wiewandt’s new work is a compositional masterpiece. Through photographs and words, he has captured the wonder and elegance of ancient life, while opening the door to the art and science of fossil preparation. Anyone who loves fossils needs this book.”
~ Peter Larson, American Paleontologist & Fossil Collector, President, Black Hills Institute of Geological Research, Author of Rex Appeal: The Amazing Story of SUE
“Finally, a book about fossils conceived with deep passion and tons of very detailed
edu-scientific information. A dive into hundreds of exclusive never-before-published top quality images and little-known paleontology facts and stories. An elegant, one-of-a-kind publication, a must for every fossils lover! “
~ Stefano Piccini, PhD, Italian Paleontologist, Geologist, Educator, Publisher; President/CEO, GeoWorld Group
“. . . brilliantly covers the evolution of life and the planet. It also provides excellent images of fantastic never-before-seen fossils, accompanied by a lively narrative. It’s a beautiful book that will certainly sit on the table in my office!”
~ Mark Norell, PhD, Macaulay Curator of Paleontology, Chairman Division of Paleontology, American Museum of Natural History
Created with an artist’s eye, a scientist’s intellect, and an educator’s passion, Fossils Inside Out rekindles a sense of wonder in the natural world and our place in it—a rare book that’s a great solitary read or reference, filled with discoveries you’ll want to share with the children in your life.
~ Christine Conte, PhD, developer of educational programs in natural history, art, & culture. Executive Director of Tohono Chul botanical gardens & galleries, Tucson, AZ
A truly delightful volume! The vibrant text is crafted with laser focus and bright clarity. Even on a purely visual level, the sheer wonder of prehistoric life shines through. One can seldom say that a book speaks so successfully to younger and older. As a practicing (non-paleontologist) earth scientist, I was entranced.
~ Justin Wilkinson, PhD, Professor of Practice on the JETS Contract at NASA Johnson Space Center, a partnership with Texas State University