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First bird sighting at home to birding breaks in Romania a stag weekend spent twitching in Wales and a penguin spotting trip to South Africa this is the charming and hilarious story of a father and son of manliness obsessive behaviour families and friendship It's also the story of birdwatching told from the outsider's point of view celebrating the eccentricities of two very different species. This was a very entertaining read A comedic look at the world of birdwatching football panini stickers and stand up comedy A heartening view of family bonds friendship and what other fluff fills the gaps in life A very English book

Summary ´ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ Alex Horne

Eir own the birds had to be wild free and alive; they had to actually see the birds; and they could travel anywhere in the world to do it The one who saw the most birds over the course of 365 days would be declared the winner Along the way Alex would try to finally understand why his dad did what he did and perhaps even 'get into' birdwatching himselfFollowing their year long uest from Alex's. bit slow at times Was a nice way to get to know some English names of the most common birds Was reading the book with a birdguide

Alex Horne ↠ 6 Characters

Alex Horne's dad has always been a 'birder' a birdwatcher constantly on the look out for his next bird sighting Alex wasn't so sure But determined to get to know his father better Alex challenged him to a competitive Big Year from January 1st to December 31st 2006 they would each attempt to see as many species of bird as possible governed by the basic rules of birdwatching plus a couple of th. All in all an enjoyable book if you’re into birds and British comedians At times pedantic and belabored and the footnotes were almost entirely unnecessary which bogged the read down a bit Fun to read as a novice birdwatcher myself

  • Hardcover
  • 384
  • Birdwatchingwatching
  • Alex Horne
  • English
  • 05 December 2017
  • 9781905264520

About the Author: Alex Horne

Alex Horne born 10 September 1978 is a British comedian He is the host of The Horne Section a live music variety show which has been broadcast on BBC Radio 4Horne was educated at Lancing College Fields House 1991–1996 and the University of Cambridge where he was a member of FootlightsHe made his first appearance at the Edinburgh festival in 2000 with his show How To Avoid Huge Ships

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