Dumb Luck and the Kindness of Strangers

eAudio - unabridged
(7.48 hours)
Product Number: OB61629
Released: 02 Jun, 2020
Business Term: OBOU Purchase
ISBN: #9781494539252
Narrator(s): David Colacci
Publisher: Tantor Media, Inc.
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In his latest fresh and original collection, Gierach shows us why fly-fishing is the perfect antidote to everything that is wrong with the world.In Dumb Luck and the Kindness of Strangers, Gierach looks back to the long-ago day when he bought his first resident fishing license in Colorado, where the fishing season never ends, and just knew he was in the right place. And he succinctly sums up part of the appeal of his sport when he writes that it is "an acquired taste that reintroduces the chaos of uncertainty back into our well-regulated lives."Lifelong fisherman though he is, Gierach can write with self-deprecating humor about his own fishing misadventures, confessing that despite all his experience, he is still capable of blowing a strike by a fish "in the usual amateur way." He offers witty, trenchant observations not just about fly-fishing itself but also about how one's love of fly-fishing shapes the world that we choose to make for ourselves.

Author(s): John Gierach
Imprint: Tantor Audio
Original Publish Date: 02 Jun, 2020

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Author(s): John Gierach
Product Number WEB330608
Released: 02 Jun, 2020
Business Term: OBOU 2 Years
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
ISBN: #9781501168598

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