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Set it Wild Competition

Take a photo of ‘Fingers in the Sparkle Jar’ in the wild and post to Instagram using #sparklejarbook. The prize is a signed copy of Chris’ book and a limited edition collection box.

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PODCAST

Chris and Richard E. Grant

Chris joins Richard E. Grant in the Penguin studio to discuss his memoir, reminiscing about badger watching in bondage trousers and explains why it’s important to suck up every last drop of life.

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CHRIS'S BEAUTIFUL BOOK

Amazing Animal Journeys

Chris’s beautiful, fact-filled picture book is a perfect introduction to the natural world for all young nature lovers. Stunningly illustrated by Harry Potter cover artist Jason Cockroft and out on 28th January.

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OUT NOW

Fingers in the Sparkle Jar

In his rich, lyrical and emotionally exposing memoir, Chris brings to life his childhood in the 70s. Pervading his story is the search for freedom and meaning in a world that didn’t understand him.

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JEREMY VINE SHOW PODCAST

What Makes Us Human?

Radio 2 podcast from the Jeremy Vine Show. Chris talks of the Anthropocene and “our species’ terrifying impact on the world which will be indelible for hundreds of thousands of years.”

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NEW HOME FOR MILLIE

News from Isle of Wight Zoo

Director, Charlotte Corney, reflects on the important rescue work carried out by zoos as the new primate enclosure is completed and preparations are underway for summer visitors.

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BOOK SIGNING TOUR

In conversation around the UK with Chris Packham

Chris will be appearing around the country from late April to promote his coming-of-age memoir “Fingers in the Sparkle Jar” which is published this spring.

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BOOK OF THE WEEK

Fingers in the Sparkle Jar on Radio 4

Catch up and listen to Chris’s new memoir on BBC Radio 4′s Book of the Week. Read by Chris and Rachel Atkins, abridged by Jo Coombs and produced by Pippa Vaughan.

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