Photo copyright: Richard Peek

Bookey Peek

Agent:  Carole Blake

Biography: Award winning travel writer Bookey Peek runs a game ranch in Zimbabwe living with her family among the wildlife and the political wilderness that is Zimbabwe today.  Her husband Richard is a much published wildlife photographer.

Her books are exhilarating and intensely moving stories of a wildlife sanctuary in the heart of Zimbabwe's ancient, majestic Matobo Hills.

 

BEYOND THE WILD WOOD Wildlife memoir, 350 pages Little Books/Max Press, 5 September 2011 Taking up the tale of Badge who first appeared in WILD HONEY, this is a tearjerking tale of the almost domesticated honey badger and Bookey's life on the wildlife reserve in the uncertainties of today's Zimbabwe.

BEYOND THE WILD WOOD

Wildlife memoir, 350 pages
Little Books/Max Press, 5 September 2011

Taking up the tale of Badge who first appeared in WILD HONEY, this is a tearjerking tale of the almost domesticated honey badger and Bookey's life on the wildlife reserve in the uncertainties of today's Zimbabwe.

WILD HONEY Wildlife memoir, 352 pages Little Books/Max Press, 2 March 2009 With a touching mix of humour and pathos, Bookey again picks up the story of Poombi, the warthog who featured in ALL THE WAY HOME, and introduces us to Badge, the utterly charming honey badger who took over her home and family. And she gives us insight into the compromises, heartbreaks and drama that are the ingredients of living in Zimbabwe today.

WILD HONEY

Wildlife memoir, 352 pages
Little Books/Max Press, 2 March 2009

With a touching mix of humour and pathos, Bookey again picks up the story of Poombi, the warthog who featured in ALL THE WAY HOME, and introduces us to Badge, the utterly charming honey badger who took over her home and family. And she gives us insight into the compromises, heartbreaks and drama that are the ingredients of living in Zimbabwe today.

ALL THE WAY HOME: STORIES FROM AN AFRICAN WILDLIFE SANCTUARY Wildlife memoir, 342 pages Little Books/Max Press, 5 February 2007 The unlikely star of this enchanting memoir is Poombi, a female warthog who becomes closely attached to Bookey and her family. Poombi brings up her family while allowing Bookey a privileged insight into the ways of the wild. An honest and moving account of life in Zimbabwe today.

ALL THE WAY HOME: STORIES FROM AN AFRICAN WILDLIFE SANCTUARY

Wildlife memoir, 342 pages
Little Books/Max Press, 5 February 2007

The unlikely star of this enchanting memoir is Poombi, a female warthog who becomes closely attached to Bookey and her family. Poombi brings up her family while allowing Bookey a privileged insight into the ways of the wild. An honest and moving account of life in Zimbabwe today.