`Lyrical...he possesses an awareness which makes this a touchingly human document.'
"What makes his book wonderful - is his passion... He captures the thrill and puzzlement of watching birds" --The Sunday Herald
'"Serious and playful"... a powerful and intensely poetic paean to what others have called "the wonder of birds".'
--The Saturday Guardian
'in a class of its own ... a chastening as well as an enchanting book'
"Dee's extraordinary, beautifully written account...is a fine addition to the flourishing genre of British nature writing" --Sunday Times Culture
`the best "new age" nature book this year' --Independent
`in a class of its own' --The Week
An extraordinary, inspiring book about a lifetime of observing birds