Books tagged: Rivers

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Casting into Mystery

By Robert Reid
By (artist) Wesley W Bates

Casting into Mystery celebrates the meditative sport of fly fishing, rejoicing in the camaraderie and quietude to be found not only in the gentle flow of river currents, but also in the community and culture of anglers past and present.

Overrun

By Andrew Reeves

 

Intelligent investigative writing meets experiential journalism in this important look at one of North America’s most voraciously invasive species

Politicians, ecologists, and government wildlife officials are fighting a desperate rearguard action to halt the onward reach ... Read more

Restigouche

By Philip Lee

Winner, WFNB Nonfiction Award
Longlisted, Miramichi Reader's "The Very Best!" Book Awards (Non-Fiction)
A CBC New Brunswick Book List Selection
An Atlantic Books Today Must-Have New Brunswick Books of 2020 Selection

The Restigouche River flows through the remote border region between ... Read more

Silver Ghost

Photographs by Thaddeus Holownia
Text by Harry Thurston

Thaddeus Holownia travelled to the many salmon rivers of eastern Canada, in all seasons, to capture their essential qualities. Harry Thurston’s accompanying essay explores the elemental nature of these rivers that both nurture Atlantic salmon and inspire the salmon fisher. ... Read more

The End of the River

By Brian Harvey

Named by Globe and Mail to Globe100, a list of the 100 best and most influential books of 2009. Shedding light on the misuse of science, this investigation presents an innovative form of environmental writing as one biologist searches for a solution that will save many fish ... Read more

The River

By Helen Humphreys

A breathtaking mix of observation, prose, natural history, and art

We tend to look at landscape in relation to what it can do for us. Does it move us with its beauty? Can we make a living from it? But what if we examined a landscape on its own terms, freed from our expectations ... Read more

Waterfalls of Cape Breton Island

By Benoit Lalonde

From the author of the bestselling Waterfalls of Nova Scotia.

Benoit Lalonde travels to the bountiful sights of Nova Scotia’s most fabled island in Waterfalls of Cape Breton Island.

What Cape Breton Island lacks in size, it makes up for in the number, diversity, and sheer ... Read more