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Why I Fly Fish: Passionate Anglers on the Pastime's Appeal and How It Has Shaped Their Lives
Chris Santella, bestselling author of the Fifty Places series, is back in action with the inspirational gift book Why I Fly Fish. Based on 25 interviews with fly-fishing professionals and celebrity hobbyists alike, Why I Fly Fish encapsulates the life lessons fly-fishing aficionados have learned from their favorite pursuit. Featured contributors include Donald Trump Jr., B ...more
Hardcover, 160 pages
Published April 2nd 2013 by Stewart, Tabori and Chang
(first published April 1st 2013)
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“Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after,” said Thoreau, but Chris Santella found some who do know, at least some who fly fish. In Why I Fly Fish, Santella has collected testimonials from professional guides, government officials, business leaders, and actors as to what they “go after” when taking up the long rod. Along with personal stories, the book is filled with beautiful photographs and interesting bios of each of the anglers. It kinda gives ...more