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By Mark Parman

Like that prior grouse hunter Aldo Leopold, Mark Parman takes to the woods whilst the aspens are smoky gold. right here, in an evocative almanac that chronicles the early season of the grouse hunt via its result in the snows of January, Parman follows his puppy throughout the altering bushes and foliage, thrills to the surprising flush of thrashing wings, and holds a chicken in hand, grateful for the meal it is going to supply. Distilling twenty seasons of grouse looking into those essays, he writes of outdated canines and gun lust, hide and transparent slicing, weather switch, partners female and male, flora and fauna paintings, and stumps. A Grouse Hunter's Almanac delves into the brain of a hunter, exploring the Northwoods with an eye fixed for greater than simply game.

"Notable and quotable. Parman stakes out unique territory and offers a bright photograph of the Northwoods."—John Motoviloff, writer of Wisconsin Wildfoods: a hundred Recipes for Badger kingdom Bounties

"Extremely wealthy and particular. Parman places forth unique and real experiences."—Richard Yatzeck, writer of searching the Edges

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