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    Publisher: Canongate

    The Dun Cow Rib: A Very Natural Childhood

    £9.99
    The story of a boy's adventures in the wonders of the natural world, from one of Britain's best-known naturalists and conservationists
    ISBN: 9781786891471
    AuthorJohn Lister-Kaye
    Pub Date07/06/2018
    BindingPaperback
    Pages336
    Availability: In Stock

    Shortlisted for the Wainwright Prize 2018

    John Lister-Kaye has spent a lifetime exploring, protecting and celebrating the British landscape and its wildlife.

    Lister-Kaye's joyous childhood holidays - spent scrambling through hedges and ditches after birds and small beasts, keeping pigeons in the loft and tracking foxes around the edge of the garden - were the perfect apprenticeship for his two lifelong passions: exploring the wonders of nature, and writing about them.

    Warm, wise and full of wonder, The Dun Cow Rib is a captivating coming of age tale by one of the founding fathers of nature writing.

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    Shortlisted for the Wainwright Prize 2018

    John Lister-Kaye has spent a lifetime exploring, protecting and celebrating the British landscape and its wildlife.

    Lister-Kaye's joyous childhood holidays - spent scrambling through hedges and ditches after birds and small beasts, keeping pigeons in the loft and tracking foxes around the edge of the garden - were the perfect apprenticeship for his two lifelong passions: exploring the wonders of nature, and writing about them.

    Warm, wise and full of wonder, The Dun Cow Rib is a captivating coming of age tale by one of the founding fathers of nature writing.