In The Secret Life of the Owl, John Lewis-Stempel explores the legends and history of the owl. And in vivid, lyrical prose, he celebrates all the realities of this magnificent creature, whose natural powers are as fantastic as any myth.
‘John Lewis-Stempel is one of the best nature writers of his generation’ Country Life.
“Tremain has the painterly genius of an Old Master, and she uses it to stunning effect… Glorious.” The Times.
Shortlisted for the Costa Novel Award