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      Extraordinary Insects: An Evening with Anne Sverdrup-Thygeson in Oxford

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      April 25, 2019

      Thursday   7:00 PM - 12:00 AM

      Broad Street
      Oxford, Oxfordshire OX3 0DP

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      Extraordinary Insects: An Evening with Anne Sverdrup-Thygeson

      Waterstones Oxford are delighted to welcome Anne Sverdrup-Thygeson to discuss her evocative and integral exploration of our ecosystem, Extraordinary Insects. With this book, I hope to inspire people to love insects just as much as I do! Anne Sverdrup-Thygeson.Extraordinary Insects details the weird, wonderful and astonishing lives of small yet mighty creatures; imperative to sustaining human life on earth. Spanning from the origins of earth, to living among dinosaurs, to adapting habitats in metropolitan centres; this tells the extraordinary story of the insects we share our planet with.Originally published in Norway, Extraordinary Insects shot straight into the bestseller list, where it remained for seven weeks. It has since been published in 20 languages; and now English.Anne Sverdrup-Thygeson has a Doctorate degree in Conversation Biology and is a professor at the Norwegian University of Life Sciences; as well as being a scientific advisor. Among many other accolades, Anne has been presented with Norways most prestigious literary prize and the Svein Myrbergets memorial prize for her outstanding work.Please join us, and Anne, at Waterstones Oxford for what promises to be a lively, informative evening filled with fascinating insect anecdotes.

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