April 16, 2014

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Q&A: Kathleen Krull on the History of Zoos

Author Kathleen Krull. Photo by Lili Gonzalez.

In her latest picture book What’s New? The Zoo!: A Zippy History of Zoos (illustrated by Marcellus Hall), author Kathleen Krull fills readers in on the ins and outs of fascinating animal collections and menageries from ancient time to the present day.

Atlanta Library Joins Forces With Zoo to Boost Kids’ Love of Wildlife


If I ran the zoo, what would I do? That’s the question the Atlanta-Fulton Public Library and Zoo Atlanta want kids to ponder during a jointly run summer environmental education effort focused on igniting kids’ zeal for protecting Georgia’s wildlife—while also inspiring them to consider future careers in animal conservation.