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By Marty Essen

Cool Creatures, sizzling Planet: Exploring the Seven Continents follows Marty and Deb Essen on a three-and-a-half-year-long experience to a couple of the wildest areas on all seven continents.

The American couple begun crisscrossing the globe with the easy goal of looking for infrequent and engaging natural world. whilst their travels coincided with the U.S. invasion of Iraq, the extra aspect made them unwitting ambassadors for peace. Their experiences--from a laugh to existence threatening--changed their lives forever.

This isn't your regular travelogue. Marty Essen has written a ebook that entertains, informs, and poignantly reminds us that all of us percentage a small planet.

Locations visited comprise: Belize, Peru (the Amazon Rainforest), Argentina, Australia (Queensland), Canada (Alberta, British Columbia, Yukon Territory, and Northwest Territories), Antarctica, Europe (Spain, France, Switzerland, and Andorra), Malaysia (Borneo), and Africa (Zimbabwe).

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Hugs to Rowdy and Kimi. S. Did you know that a Trophy Edition is a Bentley? In the margin, for reasons I couldn’t guess, I’d scrawled in big letters GOD spelled backward!!! Ann was evidently a friend of mine who also knew Gabrielle Beamon and the man named Malcolm whom Gabrielle had mentioned. She’d wanted Malcolm to have a chance to get together with my father. I liked the idea of family friends. In our brief encounter, Gabrielle hadn’t struck me as particularly bossy, but she had been perfectly sweet.

Almost everything except the microwave, the coffeemaker, a set of big pottery coffee mugs, and a few utensils dated from forty or fifty years earlier. On top of the refrigerator, a twenty-pound bag of premium dog food and a wastebasket escaped plunder. Boxes of cereal and crackers, a loaf of bread, and other edible odds and ends had been tucked between dishes and glasses on high shelves. The tiny kitchen opened to the living room. Since the one-story cottage was uninsulated, the interior walls and the high ceiling showed bare wooden planks and beams.

No strollers. No bicycles. No pets allowed. No camping. No camp fires. No picnicking. No alcoholic beverages. No smoking of cigars, cigarettes, or pipes. No littering. Hunting prohibited. No firearms of any kind! No ball playing. No fishing or clamming. No gathering of mussels. No swimming. No berry picking. No boat launching. No radios, tape players, or CD players. Do not feed or approach the seals or other wildlife. Stay on marked trails. Respect private property! Groups desirous of visiting the Reservation must make arrangements in advance.

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