Swim in the Wild – Walk in the Dark
Annette Lees has been an outdoor and natural world enthusiast from childhood. She is the author of three nonfiction books that explore our connection to nature. Her second book, Swim was longlisted for the 2019 Royal Society Prize of the Ockham Book Awards. With an MSc in ecology and landscape conservation, Annette works throughout New Zealand and the Pacific as a conservation strategist. She lives in the Waitakere River with her family.