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By Mark Parman

Like that prior grouse hunter Aldo Leopold, Mark Parman takes to the woods while the aspens are smoky gold. the following, in an evocative almanac that chronicles the early season of the grouse hunt via its lead to the snows of January, Parman follows his puppy in the course of the altering bushes and foliage, thrills to the unexpected flush of thrashing wings, and holds a poultry in hand, grateful for the meal it's going to supply. Distilling twenty seasons of grouse searching into those essays, he writes of outdated canines and gun lust, disguise and transparent slicing, weather swap, partners female and male, flora and fauna paintings, and stumps.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 a watch for greater than simply game.

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

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

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