Van Aggelen African Literary Agency

When I was a Fish

fishAuthor: Mike Bruton

“Whether or not you are a fisherman, aquarist or sushi eater, you will be fascinated by these astonishing tales of a man who almost became a fish!”

This fast paste highly readable book not only recounts the extraordinary life of Mike Bruton, one of the leading fish biologists in Africa, but also explores and discusses the various issues and topics in which he was involved as a scientist, conservationist and educator.

Through funny, peculiar and sometimes alarming episodes during his career, Bruton shows that an aquatic scientist’s life is a story with telling.

Rights: World Rights available
May 2015, 280 pages
Publisher: Jacana Media, South Africa
Agent: Bieke van Aggelen