Popular naturalistico Sy Montgomery explores the emotional and physical world of the octopus - and the remarkable connections this astonishingly complex, spirited creature makes with humans.
She has practised true immersion journalism in pursuit of these wild, solitary, predatory molluscs.
They show their cleverness in myriad ways: escaping enclosures, employing endless trickery to get food, and jetting water to buone balls.
By turns funny, entertaining, touching and profound, The Soul of an Octopus reveals what octopuses can teach us about consciousness and the meeting of two very different minds.
Height: 19.7 cm
Width: 13 cm