What the River Knows: An Angler in Midstream
University of Chicago Press, 1996 - 252 pages
At the age of forty-two, Wayne Fields set upon a sort of pilgrimage when he waded the near twenty-mile stretch of a small river in northern Michigan with fly rod in hand. He emerged with a beautiful and poignant memoir, a meditation on families and aging, and a whimsical response to what time, and streams, and those we care about bring into our lives.
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I read over half of this book (skipping most of the 2nd half but finishing the last 35 pages) before giving this to a retired friend who is an avid fly fisherman. Further similarities with my friend ... Read full review
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