' ... the most unusual and compelling nature book' -- The Herald
-- The Irish Times
'Exquisitely written ... Corvus stands as a serious corrective to the notion that only exotic animals are worthy of attention'
'This book is so entertaining and intelligent' -- Spectator
'Woolfson possesses a sense of humour and a gift for fine writing' -- The Daily Mail
`Nature writing at its best' -- The Sunday Times
About the Author
Esther Woolfson was brought up in Glasgow and studied Chinese at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and Edinburgh University. Her acclaimed short stories have appeared in many anthologies and have been read on Radio 4. She has won prizes both for them and for nature writing. She has been the recipient of a Scottish Arts Council Travel Grant and a Writer's Bursary. She lives in Aberdeen.