I love when a book holds my interest so well that as soon as I finish, I need to know more. REMARKABLE CREATURES is one of those rare books for me. While all the characters are fictionalized, I wanted to know more about the real Elizabeth Philpot and Mary Anning, and their lives as fossil hunters and amateur paleontologists.
Elizabeth Philpot and her sisters, Louise and Margaret, are in need of a new home now that their brother is getting married. With no marriageable prospects --- they are not known for their beauty --- they take a tour of possible new homes and come to find they like Lyme Regis, a s