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Like Tiger King? Check out these books below!

Netflix documentary Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem, and Madness took the binge-watch-world by storm with its cast of eclectic personalities, namely private zookeeper Joe Exotic and big cat conservationist Carole Baskin. The true-crime documentary takes a dive into the underground network of sanctuaries, private zoos, and collections of exotic big cats. These related reads explore more information about tiger conservation and the delicate balance between capturing and preserving wild and often endangered animals.

In this display:

  • Duffy, R. (2010). Nature Crime : How We’re Getting Conservation Wrong. Yale University Press.
  • Felbab, B. V. (2017). The extinction market : Wildlife trafficking and how to counter it. Oxford University Press, Incorporated.
  • Gray, J. (2017). Zoo Ethics : The Challenges of Compassionate Conservation. CSIRO PUBLISHING.
  • Jacoby, K. (2014). Crimes Against Nature : Squatters, Poachers, Thieves, and the Hidden History of American Conservation. University of California Press.
  • Lawrence, M., & Lury, K. (Eds.). (2016). The zoo and screen media : Images of exhibition and encounter. Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Marzolf, J. (2013). Big cats are not pets!. Gareth Stevens Publishing, LLLP.
  • Roman, J. (2011). Listed. Harvard University Press.
  • Sellar, J. M. (2014). The UN's lone ranger : Combating international wildlife crime. Whittles Publishing.
  • Smith, M. (2015). Back from the brink : Saving some of the world's rarest animals. Whittles Publishing.
  • Tilson, R., & Nyhus, P. J. (Eds.). (2010). Tigers of the world : The science, politics and conservation of panthera tigris. Academic Press.
  • Warchol, G. L. (2017). Exploiting the wilderness : An analysis of wildlife crime. Temple University Press.
  • Wyler, L. S., & Sheikh, P. A. (Eds.). (2008). International illegal trade in wildlife. Nova Science Publishers, Incorporated.