"The Lost Field Notes of Hester Bird Lowell, 
and the Collected Curiosities of Her Disappearance"

“The Lost Field Notes of Hester Bird Lowell” is a 32 page children’s book, written and illustrated by Kate Gunther. It tells the fictional story of a renowned female paleontologist, her discovery of living Dire Wolves, and her choice to disappear in order to protect the wolves and their natural habitat. The story is laid out in such a way as to make the reader the investigator as they explore her notes and findings, observe the environmental illustrations, and put together the missing pieces.