The Little Book of Sloth - by Lucy CookeLucy’s first book, ‘A LITTLE BOOK OF SLOTH’ (published in the UK by Hachette as ‘THE POWER OF SLOTH’) is a homage to the world’s laziest creature and features Lucy’s adorable photos, facts and funny stories about the world’s most misunderstood mammal.

It’s been an international hit, making the New York Times best-sellers list, and selling over 50,000 copies in the US. It has over 500, 4-star reviews on GoodReads and Amazon and a prestigious starred review in Publishers Weekly:

‘Cooke writes with a firm sense of authority and a loving irreverence that lifts these pages far above most real-life animal books’ (read the full Publishers Weekly, Starred Review here).

Buy ‘A LITTLE BOOK OF SLOTH’ from Amazon US.

Buy ‘THE POWER OF SLOTH’ from Amazon UK.

The popularity of her sloth photos has resulted in a ‘SLOTHS WALL CALENDAR, published by Workman Press.


Buy her SLOTHS 2016 WALL CALENDAR from either Amazon US or from Amazon UK.

Lucy is currently working on her new book, The Truth About Animals, which looks at mankind’s biggest misconceptions, myths and mistakes about animals from Aristotle to Disney.

For literary enquiries, please contact Lucy’s literary agent: Will Francis at Janklow & Nesbitt (UK). Email: