On the Marsh : A Year Surrounded by Wildness and Wet by Simon Barnes 9781471168512

On the Marsh : A Year Surrounded by Wildness and Wet


Immerse yourself in the captivating world of wetlands and wildlife with Simon Barnes' "On the Marsh." This lyrical memoir invites you to spend a year in the author's Norfolk home, nestled amidst the untamed beauty of marshes and meadows. With keen observation and poetic prose, Barnes unveils the wonders of the natural realm that unfold around him, from the first stirrings of spring to the quiet slumber of winter. Witness the intricate dance of birds, the secret lives of insects, and the ever-changing tapestry of flora, all woven together in a mesmerizing celebration of nature's rhythms.

Simon Barnes is a renowned writer and naturalist whose works have garnered critical acclaim for their evocative storytelling and reverence for the natural world. With "On the Marsh," he cements his reputation as a master chronicler of the wild, inviting readers to embark on a profoundly personal and immersive journey through the marshlands that have captured his heart and imagination.

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