My Wild Life: The Story of a Most Unlikely Animal Rescuer (Hardback)
  • My Wild Life: The Story of a Most Unlikely Animal Rescuer (Hardback)
zoom

My Wild Life: The Story of a Most Unlikely Animal Rescuer (Hardback)

(author)
£12.99
Hardback 256 Pages / Published: 04/08/2016
  • In stock

Available

  • This item has been added to your basket
Your local Waterstones may have stock of this item. Please check by using Click & Collect
The true, heart-warming story of how a reluctant City trader left a life of champagne and bonuses to follow his dream of rescuing animals and setting up a wildlife sanctuary. Simon Cowell always wanted to be a vet. Instead, he ended up as a wealthy commodities trader. But with a love of nature and animals, he could never quite subscribe to the 'greed is good' mantra which rang out through the trading halls of the City of London. While his colleagues quaffed champagne and blew their bonuses on designer gear, Simon set up a wildlife sanctuary in the grounds of his stockbroker belt home. At 42, having suffered two nervous breakdowns, he finally left his job. That's when his life began. My Wild Life is the story of his remarkable journey from reluctant City gent to environmental crusader, meeting some of the cute and cuddly creatures that have touched his heart along the way. Often hilarious, sometimes harrowing and always insightful, Simon's story is one man's life-long mission to redress the damage man has done to the environment - with boozing, a divorce and some bad behaviour along the way.

Publisher: Michael O'Mara Books Ltd
ISBN: 9781782435204
Number of pages: 256
Weight: 590 g
Dimensions: 231 x 153 x 26 mm

You may also be interested in...

My Name Is Why
Added to basket
£9.99   £7.99
Paperback
The Diary of a Bookseller
Added to basket
Who am I, again?
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
The Fear Bubble
Added to basket
£8.99   £7.49
Paperback
Tomorrow Will Be A Good Day
Added to basket
£20.00   £17.99
Hardback
I Feel Bad About My Neck
Added to basket
The Autobiography of Malcolm X
Added to basket
Kitchen Confidential
Added to basket
Airhead
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Between the Stops
Added to basket
£9.99   £7.99
Paperback
Dreams From My Father
Added to basket
Lady in Waiting
Added to basket
£9.99   £7.99
Paperback
I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
Added to basket
The Beauty of Living Twice
Added to basket
£18.99   £16.99
Hardback
Zero Negativity
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
Life Lessons
Added to basket
£12.99   £9.99
Hardback

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.