The Shell Collector by Anthony Doerr THE SHELL COLLECTOR is a heartwarming tale about a blind man who on a verge of losing his eyesight develops the love for smooth and delicate shells on the beach of Florida He then decides to devote his entire life to searching and studying various kinds of shells all around the world, becoming thus one of the wisest men in the field. The Shell Collector A blind conchologist who lives ion the island of Okinawa, Japan cures a rare disease afflicting Izumi who has washed up on the shore having cured a rare disease through coincidence he is See full summary The Shell Collector Anthony Doerr The Shell Collector Stunning Eight stunning exercises in steel tipped feathery fineness that no writer can read without envying His is the all knowing, all seeing eye we find in D.H Lawrence, Tolstoy, Hemingway, Pynchon, DeLillo, Richard Powers writers able to pin down every butterfly wing and fleck of matter in the universe, yet The Shell Collector Stories Anthony Doerr The Shell Collector is breathtaking Perilously beautiful Boston Globe Doerr s prose dazzles, his sinewy sentences blending the naturalists unswerving gaze with the poet s gift for metaphor The New York Times Book Review Anthony Doerr is a gifted and fearless new writer. The Shell Collector Hugh Howey The Shell Collector a mix of post apocalyptic, suspense, romance, and environmental fiction Mary Alice Monroe, the bestselling author of The Summer s End had this to say Green fiction at its finest With science, romance and mystery, The Shell Collector will appeal to both men and women I ve been waiting for a hard hitting novel about The Shell Collector by Anthony Doerr, Paperback Barnes The Shell Collector, Anthony Doerr s first collection of stories, ranges from Liberia and Tanzania to Montana and Maine Traversing the vast terrain of the world, Doerr shows an extraordinary empathy in stories that most often concern themselves with the interaction between humans and nature. The Shell Collector MUBI The latest discovery by a blind shell collector puts the relationship between man and nature on edge a rare mollusc that is extremely poisonous, but has a healing and hallucinogenic effect on some people. THE SHELL COLLECTOR Publishers Weekly The natural world exerts a powerful, brooding presence in this first collection it s almost as much a main character as any of the individuals the year old Doerr records Nature, in these e THE SHELL COLLECTOR by Anthony Doerr Kirkus Reviews This striking debut collection of eight stories offers several boldly imagined and scrupulously detailed explorations of the mysteries inherent in both the natural world and human interconnection. Review The Shell Collector by Anthony Doerr Books The The Shell Collector by Anthony Doerr pp, Flamingo, . The American guitar player and big game hunter Ted Nugent notoriously divides his time between cutting albums and culling animals.