Since its publication in 1967, The Peregrine has been celebrated as the “gold standard” of nature writing, counting Werner Herzog amongst its devoted fans.
Hope and terror on a winter walk.
Every year, the hedgerows are quieter. The author of H is for Hawk mourns the loss of the spring birds – and issues a warning for the future.
The winner of this year’s Samuel Johnson Prize for her book H is for Hawk chronicles a life-changing week.