Fred Bodsworth

Fred Bodsworth



Fred Bodsworth was born in Port Burwell, Ontario. He has worked in tobacco fields and on tow tugs. He now lives in Toronto. He was a reporter for the St. Thomas Times-Journal from 1940-43; reporter and editor for The Toronto Star from 1943-47; staff writer for Maclean's from 1947-55, and a freelance magazine writer, nature writer, and novelist since then. He was president of the Federation of Ontario Naturalists from 1964-67. He was also an organizer and leader of numerous worldwide ornithology tours and has contributed to numerous anthologies.

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Last of the Curlews

4.12 avg rating — 189 ratings — published 1963 — 12 editions
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The Strange One

4.32 avg rating — 92 ratings — published 1959 — 6 editions
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The Atonement Of Ashley Morden

4.08 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 1964
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The Sparrow's Fall

3.47 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 1967 — 8 editions
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The illustrated Natural His...

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The Pacific Coast

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