A Place on the Water: An Angler's Reflections on Home

A Place on the Water: An Angler's Reflections on Home

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A Place on the Water: An Angler's Reflections on Home by Jerry Dennis, Glenn Wolff

More than a collection of fishing stories, A PLACE ON THE WATER is a passionate and eloquent exploration of subjects with broad appeal: love of land and water, informed and unsentimental appreciation of nature, and outrage at changes that threaten to obliterate places we can no longer afford to take for granted. Jerry Dennis's sparkling prose and Glenn Wolff's captivating illustrations transport us to a world we recognize from childhood: a place of limitless range and possibility, shimmering with life, where the very next cast will be the one that hooks something enormous and wonderful.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940148980278
Publisher: DCA, Inc.
Publication date: 11/18/2013
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 224
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

Jerry Dennis’s essays on nature have appeared in THE NEW YORK TIMES, SMITHSONIAN, AUDUBON, ORION, and many other publications. His books, most of them illustrated by Glenn Wolff, have received wide acclaim, have been translated into five languages, and have won numerous awards. He lives in northern Michigan. Visit him at www.jerrydennis.net.

Glenn Wolff grew up in northern Michigan but he began his career in New York City as an illustrator for THE NEW YORK TIMES, VILLAGE VOICE, the Central Park Conservancy, and the New York Zoological Society. In addition to his collaborations with Jerry Dennis, he has illustrated a broad range of subjects, including food, Christmas, mythical beasts, and lost continents. Glenn’s mixed media fine art is shown throughout the U.S. and Canada and is included in numerous private and public collections. More on his work can be found at www.glennwolff.com.

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