Books

Read our latest birding book reviews and discover the best-rated field guides, identification aids, wildlife monographs, biographies and more.

Birds in a Cage by Derek Niemann.

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Birds in a Cage

This moving and heart-warming tale of prisoners of war and how birding kept them sane is highly recommended, says Rebecca Armstrong.

21/10/2013

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The Snowy Owl

Roar Solheim and Karl-Otto Jacobsen are impressed with the Poyser treatment of this iconic species, though a second revision could make it...

23/09/2013

The Black Grouse by Patrick Laurie.

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The Black Grouse

A well-researched and passionate book, says Matthew Grainger, but could more be said about the conservation of the iconic Black Grouse?

23/09/2013

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The Mandarin Duck

In this latest Poyser monograph, Tim Appleton finds a fascinating and comprehensive account of this beautiful duck.

12/08/2013