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Winging Home: A Palette of Birds

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In British Columbia's remote and exotic Cariboo Plateau, "Everything is slow. Everything is happening at the same speed, which is no speed at all." Harold Rhenisch has spent eleven years watching birds every day from his house on the shore of 108 Lake—at this speed, but you wouldn’t know it from reading Winging Home. Known as "one of Canada's master prose stylist ...more
Paperback, 256 pages
Published January 15th 2006 by Brindle and Glass Publishing
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Mila
Jun 03, 2013 Mila rated it it was amazing
As the Vancouver Sun says: "Harold Rhenisch has a farmer's keen weather-eye for the perpetual, minute, almost magical transformations that make up the natural world and a gift for coining images of intense immediacy."

It was also funny and not only about birds.

An excerpt:
"Now that the loon had also proven himself more than a match for the hunting prowess of a bunch of skateboarding eagles with blond streaks in their hair and studs in their ears and brown toques pulled down low over their forehead
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