The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration into the Wonder of Consciousness A Surprising Exploration into the Wonder of Consciousness, Sy Montgomery
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The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration into the Wonder of Consciousness

Author: Sy Montgomery

Narrator: Sy Montgomery

Unabridged: 9 hr 10 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Highbridge Audio

Published: 05/12/2015

Genre: Nature

Synopsis

In this astonishing book from the author of the best selling memoir The Good Good Pig, Sy Montgomery explores the emotional and physical world of the octopus—a surprisingly complex, intelligent, and spirited creature—and the remarkable connections it makes with humans.

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