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Reviews & Praise

The Birder's Library: Book Reviews for Birders, and More...
By Grant McCreary - April 2, 2011
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Penguin Conservation: The Penguin TAG Newsletter
By Jessica Jozwiak (review on page 17) - February 2011
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AudioFile Magazine
Review of the audio book, read by award-winning narrator, Coleen Marlo - February 2011
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World Bird Sanctuary
By Leah Sainz - February 27, 2011
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Amazon - reader reviews
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Birding / Wild Birds on About.com
By Melissa Mayntz, February 2011
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From the Library column - In Love with Penguins
By Charlotte Canelli, February 14, 2011
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Midwest Book Review - The Bookwatch
By Volume 6, Number 1, January 2011
"Any general interest or natural history collection will relish this!"
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Bookshelf
By Melanie Lauwers, Cap Cod Times - Sunday, January 16, 2011
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Donna Seebo Newsletter - Author Special Mention
Interesting reading for January pick - January 2011 issue
"This story is amazing and almost unbelievable, however, it is true and inspiring in a phenomenal way.

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Boston Globe - Shelf Life column
By Jan Gardner - Sunday, January 9, 2011
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The Page 99 Test
By Dyan deNapoli - Wednesday, December 22, 2010
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Heed the Warnings
By Diane Macovsky, Fredericksburg.com - December 12, 2010
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Birder's World Magazine - ' Bird Books We Like' list
By Chuck Hagner and Matt Mendenhall - December 2010

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Bookviews - Pick of the Month Book
By Alan Caruba - November 2010

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Red and the Peanut: A Cincinnati Birding and Nature Journal
By Kelly Riccetti, November 2010
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The New York Review of Books - 'Save a Penguin If You Can'
By Tim Flannery - Thu Oct 7, 2010
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New York Post - Required Reading List
By Billy Heller - Sun Oct. 24, 2010
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The Daily Beast
 Week in Culture (click forward to page 5) - Mon Oct.
25, 2010
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Booklist
By reviewer Nancy Bent
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Blue Magazine
By Emily Bauernfeind, New England Aquarium - Fall 2010
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Library Journal
Selected The Great Penguin Rescue as "One of the best sci-tech books of 2010"!
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Library Bound
Chose The Great Penguin Rescue as one of their Fall 2010 Bestseller Selections
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McNally Robinson Booksellers
Selected The Great Penguin Rescue for their Fall 2010 Hot List
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Follett Library Resources
Chosen as a science book "too good to miss" by their professional content team
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Television Appearances

Spotlight Georgetown TV - December 2010
Interview with host Beverly Enos
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Literati Scene TV - November 2010
Interview with Dick Concannon
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News Makers TV - October 2010
Interview with Jess Todfeld
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CNN's Situation Room - June 2008
Video available upon request.
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Wild Moments
Video available upon request.
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Videos

Dyan's TED talk  - The Great Penguin Rescue: the inspiring global response to a species in distress
Dyan deNapoli's 12-minute TEDx talk at the TEDxBoston conference - June 28, 2011(The video of my talk is also available at www.TED.com and on YouTube under: TEDxBoston – Dyan deNapoli – The Great Penguin Rescue ) 
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Interview with Dr. James M. Skelly from University of Ulster - April 7, 2011
Dr. James M. Skelly, Visiting Professor of Peace Studies, interviews Dyan about the Treasure oil spill rescue


MERI Ocean Environment Lecture Series - The Great Penguin Rescue
Dyan's lecture at MERI (Maine Environmental Research Institute) - March 10, 2011 (Click on the white arrow in the lower right-hand image that says 'The Great Penguin Rescue'. You can expand the video to full screen.)
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PBS/WGBH Forum Network - Lowell Lecture
Dyan's Lowell Lecture at the New England Aquarium - November 16, 2010
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Simon & Schuster - "Be Inspired by The Great Penguin Rescue"
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Simon & Schuster Author Video #1
Dyan deNapoli Could Be Anywhere in the World
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Simon & Schuster Author Video #2
Dyan deNapoli Reveals Her Greatest Achievement
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Radio Appearances

KNEWS FM 94.3 radio interview about The Great Penguin Rescue - September 21, 2011
Interview on Conversations with Charlie Dyer

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Under The Sea Radio Show interview about careers in marine biology - September 18, 2011
Interview with show co-host Warren Gibbons           ____________________________________________________________

Animal Talk Radio interview about The Great Penguin Rescue - August 21, 2011
Interview with host Dr. Lori Kirshner (our conversation starts 6 minutes into the podcast)               ____________________________________________________________

WSCA Portsmouth Radio interview about the 2011 Tristan da Cunha oil spill, Part II - April 15, 2011
Pawsitive Thoughts with host Jean Proulx and special guest Dr. David Guggenheim (starts at 2 minutes in)
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WSCA Portsmouth Radio interview about the 2011 Tristan da Cunha oil spill - April 8, 2011
Pawsitive Thoughts with host Jean Proulx
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The Ocean Doctor Radio Show, The Great Penguin Rescue - April 5, 2011
Interview with host Dr. David Guggenheim (the Ocean Doctor) of The Ocean Foundation _____________________________________________________

The Real Dr. Doolittle Show, Penguin Tragedy to Triumph with Dyan deNapoli - March 28, 2011
Interview with host Val Heart, The Real Dr. Doolittle
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WDVR FM Radio - November 19, 2010
Interview on World of Work radio show with host Shep Cohen (available upon request)
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BBS Radio: The Donna Seebo Show - January 12, 2011
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WCBC Radio-Canada on Definitely Not The Opera - December 18, 2010
Dyan was interviewed by host Sook-Yin Lee on an episode titled, Rescue Me!
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WSCA Portsmouth Radio Interview - December 3, 2010
Pawsitive Thoughts with host Jean Proulx (starts 4 minutes in)
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Read My Lips on Blog Talk Radio - November 29, 2010
Interview with host Bonnie D. Graham (my interview starts at 42:25 in)
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Sierra Club Radio - November 20, 2010
Interview with host Orli Cotel
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Voice America Radio - Moir's Environmental Dialogues
Interview with Rob Moir of Ocean River Institute - November 17, 2010
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WVTL Lite 104.7 FM - November 3, 2010
Coffee With Cudmore Radio Show - interview with host Bob Cudmore
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UNC Radio - October 30, 2010
Interview on Dave's Gone By with host Dave Lefkowitz (interview starts at 1:02 in)
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BBC Radio 5 Live Interview - July 22, 2010
Up All Night with host Rhod Sharp
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WSCA Portsmouth Radio Interview - June 9, 2010
Pawsitive Thoughts with host Jean Proulx - (starts 4 minutes in)
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WSCA Portsmouth Radio Interview -  April 17, 2009
Pawsitive Thoughts with host Jean Proulx - (starts 4 minutes in)
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Magazine Articles

Mused: Bella Online Literary Review
Interview with Lisa Shea - Spring 2011 Volume 5 Issue 11
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Applaud Women Magazine - Inspirational Women issue, Winter 2011
By Samantha Arroyo (article is on pages 70-71)
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Mensa Bulletin (cover story) - Rescued Treasure
By Dyan deNapoli - January 2011 issue
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National Wildlife Magazine - Lessons From Another Oil Spill
By Sara Martel - November 2010
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Merrimack Valley Magazine - Feature Article about The Penguin Lady
By Sara Lenoe Jan/Feb 2009 issue
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News & Newspaper Articles

Mr. Popper’s Penguins: Proper Pets?
By Amanda Fiegl, National Geographic - June 21, 2011 (Dyan was asked to comment on the accuracy of the penguin facts depicted in the movie.)
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Lost Penguin Recovering From Third Medical Procedure to Flush Out System
By Enjoli Francis, ABC News - June 27, 2011. (ABC news interviewed Dyan about the stray Emperor penguin in New Zealand.) 
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Encyclopedia Britannica: Advocacy for Animals - Penguins on the March...to Nowhere?
By Gregory McNamee, March 7, 2011
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Boston Globe North, feature article - To the Rescue
By Joel Brown - Sunday, January 9, 2011
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How the Penguin Lady Found Her Wings and Launched a Dream
By Valerie Young of Changing Course - November 2010
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Saving the Penguins
By Dorothy Robinson, Metro - November 15, 2010
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Bittersweet "Great Penguin Rescue" in Africa
By Jay Holcomb, Executive Director of the IBRRC - October 14, 2010
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Most Penguin Populations Continue to Decline - What Can You Do?
By Samantha Whitcraft, Oceanic Defense - September 19, 2010
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Local penguin expert releases new book on historic penguin rescue
By Sally Applegate, Georgetown Record - Thu Oct. 29, 2010
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If Penguins Pay, Anything is Possible                     
By Kathryn Tully, Metro (scroll down to page 9) - December 2, 2009
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South for the Winter: Dyan deNapoli visits Antarctica to view endangered penguins 
By Sally Applegate, Georgetown Record - Thu Feb 26, 2009
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The Penguin Lady to search for endangered species at Equator
By Katie Farrell, Newburyport Daily News - Mon Aug 18, 2008
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Georgetown Penguin Expert writes new entry for encyclopedia
By Sally Applegate, Georgetown Record - Wed Aug 8. 2008
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Renowned Penguin Expert Joins 2009 Voyage to the Great White Continent
By Adam York/Sublime Public Relations - December 2007
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DigitalGlobe Satellite Imagery Plays Key Role in Emperor Penguin Protection and Research
By DigitalGlobe Press Room - October 30, 2007 
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The Penguin Lady: Local teaches new generation to care about animals
By Sally Applegate, Georgetown Record - Wed Feb 28, 2007
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Artctic bird's popularity keeps Georgetown's 'Penguin Lady' busy  
(That they titled it Artctic rather than Antarctic makes me crazy - where was the fact checker?!  And the spell checker while we're at it! This is why I do what I do....*sigh*)
By Victor Tine - February 27, 2007                              
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