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Shelf Life With David Suzuki

David Suzuki is our guest for our ongoing Shelf Life series where high profile British Colombians ltalk about five books that shaped their lives. Hear about the books that fostered his love and appreciation of nature and led him on a path to becoming a world-renowned academic, broadcaster, and environmental activist.

1. What is his favourite childhood book? Animal Treasure by Ivan T Sanderson

3. What book changed his life?  The Sea Around Us or Silent Spring by Rachel Carson

2 What book would he give his young adult self? We Are The Earth by David Suzuki

4. What book does he love to lend? The Lorax by Dr. Seuss ( book to lend)

5 What book does he consider a guilty pleasure? Biographies of Keith Richards and NFL   player Jimmie Brown.

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