By Sharon Pincott

In 2001, Sharon Pincott traded her privileged lifestyles as a high-flying company government to begin a brand new one with the Presidential Elephants of Zimbabwe. She used to be unpaid, untrained, self-funded and arrived with the starry-eyed idealism of such a lot foreigners in the course of early encounters with Africa. For 13 years - the worst in Zimbabwe's risky historical past - this intrepid Australian girl lived within the Hwange bush scuffling with for the lives of those elephants, forming a unprecedented and life-changing bond with them.

Now distant from Robert Mugabe's rule, Sharon writes with out restraint sequentially over the years, taking us on a very unforgettable experience of desire and heartbreak, profound love and loss, adversity and new beginnings. this is often the haunting, all-encompassing tale we have been ready for.

Powerfully relocating, occasionally hectic and infrequently very humorous, Elephant Dawn is a party of affection, braveness and honour among our best land mammals. With resilience past degree, Sharon earns the excellent correct to name them family.

[The publication contains 32 pages of color photographs.]

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