Author of ‘Orca’ has a message for the Northwest: hope has a price tag
September 14, 2021
Gretchen K. Wing
The new book Orca: Shared Waters, Shared Home begins in crisis, as author Lynda Mapes tells the gut-wrenching story of Tahlequah (J35), the mother orca who in 2018 carried her dead baby around for 17 days. Mapes will speak Sept. 18 at the Lopez Island Library.