—The New Yorker

... a fascinating romp ... including an all-star cast of characters.

—USA Today

Taxidermy evokes hunting cabins and mounted white-tail deer ... but in Still Life, Melissa Milgrom proves that the truth is far more complicated and more interesting ... Milgrom has pulled back the curtain on a surprising and intense culture.

—NY Times Book Review

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Who knew a book about dead animals could be so lively? This is a wonderful look at a quirky, passionate, sometimes fanatical subculture.

—A.J. Jacobs, Author, The-Know-It-All

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