An author who works with animals discusses her book Sept. 1 at Ashland's library.

An author who works with animals discusses her book Sept. 1 at Ashland's library.

Barbara Shor will discuss "Soul of the Wild: Intimate Messages From the Hearts and Souls of Elephants and Whales" at 7 p.m. at the library at 410 Siskiyou Blvd. The presentation is free.

Shor works with animals both domestic and wild. The talk is organized by Friends of the Ashland Public Library.

Details: 774-6996.

— Staff reports