Final book project entitled: You’re Gonna’ Get Bit! – Harrowing Tales of Herpetology by Mark Ferdinand
Mark Ferdinand is in charge of a serpentarium housing 500 venomous snakes. His daily task is to provide snake venom samples from a variety of species to researchers around the world for the NIH, in addition to breeding venomous snakes for the center. Tales in the anthology include hunting snapping turtles, caimans and houseguests, newt and frog politics and venomous snake encounters.
Mark has written nonfiction magazine articles for the tropical fish and aquarium trade, in addition to parenting articles on autism. His first novel: Fortune on the Spectrum, was published in 2015.