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2002
Interesting, sometimes fascinating, but not enjoyably written. I still want to know - why do some deny evolution?

Review: The Beak of the Finch: A Story of Evolution in Our Time

User Review  - Dave Peticolas - Goodreads

A fantastic book about the observations of evolution in modern-day animals, centered around the study of Darwin's finches on Galapagos by Rosemary and Peter grant. Read full review

Review: The Beak of the Finch: A Story of Evolution in Our Time

User Review  - Sarah - Goodreads

I didn't finish this book because I ran out of time, but I found it fascinating and if I had more time I definitely would finish it. If you're interested at all in evolution or natural selection this ... Read full review

Review: The Beak of the Finch: A Story of Evolution in Our Time

User Review  - Katherine Govier - Goodreads

Brilliant book and so interesting to read it while in the Galapagos, where the research is ongoing. In fact I often sat and looked at the odd profile of Daphne island on the horizon and imagined the ... Read full review

Review: The Beak of the Finch: A Story of Evolution in Our Time

User Review  - Jennifer Glass - Goodreads

Lots of people I know rave about this book, but my feeling was…. Zzzzzzzz (snore). Unless you are an avid bird-enthusiast, this book feels very repetitive, and overly complimentary to the Grants ... Read full review

Review: The Beak of the Finch: A Story of Evolution in Our Time

User Review  - Miroslaw - Goodreads

Very interesting! Read full review

Review: The Beak of the Finch: A Story of Evolution in Our Time

User Review  - Holly - Goodreads

Read wile in the Galapagos; shows how FAST evolution can happen - in just one year given a VERY rainy or dry season. Read full review

Review: The Beak of the Finch: A Story of Evolution in Our Time

User Review  - Johanna - Goodreads

Finally finished it! There is a lot of good stuff in here, but I find it very dense. Read full review

Review: The Beak of the Finch: A Story of Evolution in Our Time

User Review  - Kristen Brueck - Goodreads

lovin' it Read full review

Review: The Beak of the Finch: A Story of Evolution in Our Time

User Review  - Annie - Goodreads

al george, married couple from princeton go to galapagos Read full review


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