3 thoughts on “The River

  1. While not know primarily to the public for her writing skills, Philippa Forrester writes beautifully, and the book not only tells a great story, but kept me hooked from beginning to end.

    The story is of her meeting the man who would become her husband, wildlife film-maker Charlie Hamilton James who has since become something of a legend as one of the knoweldgeable Otter and Kingfisher experts in the business. They move in together, start a family, and most significantly for the narrative of the b

  2. Highly educational and enjoyable. Weirdly otters keep appearing in my life since I read this! I’ve heard the documentary she si writing about is excellent. The book is good, but there is room for improvement.

  3. Lovely book, interesting, part biography part nature diary and witty, well written overall a good read and insight into their lives living next to the river.

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