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The Visual Dictionary of Animal Kingdom

by Ariane Archambault & Jean-Claude Corbeil Les Éditions Québec Amérique (July 20, 2012)

The Visual Dictionary of Animal Kingdom takes the reader on a fascinating voyage into well and less known groups of animals: simple organisms, echinoderms, insects, arachnids, mollusks, crustaceans, fishes,...


Fishing Stories

by Nick Lyons & Mari Lyons Skyhorse (November 18, 2014)

All fishermen who have fished for a lifetime have baskets of great stories and reminiscences about the sport they love. Nick Lyons’s new collection is chock-full of them. From fishing a small Catskill creek...


The Orvis Guide to Fly Fishing

by Tom Rosenbauer, David Klausmeyer & Conway X. Bowman Skyhorse (September 02, 2014)

In this compendium of fly fishing from three of the most respected names in the sport, Tom Rosenbauer, David Klausmeyer, and Conway X. Bowman share all of their most successful fly-fishing secrets. With tips...


Fisherman's Bible

by Jay Cassell & Kirk Deeter Skyhorse (May 06, 2014)

In the tradition of the bestselling Shooter’s Bible, Skyhorse Publishing presents the Fisherman’s Bible, the most complete reference guide for new fishing equipment and their specifications. Now, anglers...


All Fishermen Are Liars

by John Gierach Simon & Schuster (April 15, 2014)

This “elegiac tribute to the elusive art and ineffable pleasure of fly-fishing” (Kirkus Reviews) shows us why life’s most valuable lessons—and some of its best experiences—are found while fly-fishing....


The Orvis Streamside Guide to Trout Foods and Their Imitations

by Tom Rosenbauer Skyhorse (March 11, 2014)

Every fly fisher would agree that knowing your mayflies from your stoneflies is strongly correlated with a successful day on the water. This knowledge is vital because, as author Tom Rosenbauer notes, trout...


The Fly Fishing Guide to Colorado's Flat Tops Wilderness

by Al Marlowe & Karen Rae Christopherson WestWinds Press (September 24, 2013)

A complete fly fishing guide to Colorado's second largest wilderness area. Each chapter covers a section of the river and provides information on access, parking, seasons, hatches, recommended equipment, and...


Fishing

by George S. Fichter, Phil Francis, Tom Dolan & Ken Martin et al. St. Martin's Press (February 01, 2014)

This eBook is best viewed on a color device.

This compact guide to both salt-and fresh-water fishing will help you to:

-Identify the principal sport fishes of North America

-Select baits and tackle

-Hook and land...


The Compleat Angler

by Izaak Walton Dover Publications (February 16, 2012)

First published in 1653, this literary and nature classic offers a primer on fishing as well as a celebration of the sport's spirit with verse, song and folklore, moral reflections, and timeless wisdom.


Fisherman's Winter

by Roderick L. Haig-Brown & Nick Lyons Skyhorse (January 07, 2014)

Originally published in 1954, Fisherman’s Winter is Roderick Haig-Brown’s final installment in his well-known “seasons” cycle. With a unique blend of experience and observation, Haig-Brown brings readers...


Who Killed The Grand Banks?

by Alex Rose HarperCollins Publishers (October 29, 2013)

In almost the blink of an eye, Canada's east coast cod fishery collapsed completely. The famous Grand Banks fishery was dead. First sounded by European explorers in the late 15th century, the banks were internationally...


Fisherman's Fall

by Roderick L. Haig-Brown Skyhorse (October 08, 2013)

Originally published in 1964, Fisherman’s Fall brings a unique perspective to the world of fall fishing. In the preface, Robert L. Haig-Brown ruminates on the attempts to preserve the salmon and trout in the...


Astream

by Robert DeMott & Howell Raines Skyhorse (June 11, 2012)

This marvelous collection features stories from some of America’s finest and most respected writers about one of the world’s most solitary and satisfying sports: fly fishing. For the first time, the stories...


Neptune Speaks

by Robert Wintner Skyhorse (August 13, 2012)

Neptune Speaks is packed with full-color photographs of tropical fish on every page, but this book is more than just a beautiful guide. It’s a call to defend the creatures of the sea that are under attack...


Fishes of the Indian Ocean and Red Sea

by Marc Taquet & Alain Diringer Quae (December 12, 2012)

This guide, illustrated by more than 1,500 underwater photographs, presents nearly 1,200 species of fish in the Indian Ocean and Red Sea. The reference work dedicated to enthusiasts of the undersea world, more...


Sharks of New England

by Alessandrao De Maddalena Down East Books (September 01, 2010)

Those who think sharks are a predominantly tropical species will be in for quite a surprise when they learn that the cold waters of New England are home to 33 different species. The aim of this book is to provide...


Freshwater Game Fish of North America: An Illustrated Guide

by Peter G. Thompson Down East Books (September 01, 2009)

Freshwater Game Fish of North America is an illustrated encyclopedia of freshwater game for anglers, scientists, and nature lovers. In this first book from Fly Rod & Reel Books, Peter Thompson provides the most...


Tropical Reef Fishes: Periplus Nature Guide

by Gerald Allen Periplus Editions (September 18, 2012)

This Periplus Nature Guide provides an excellent introduction to 68 of the most commonly encountered tropical reef fishes. Written by Dr. Gerald Allen, international authority on reef fishes, it features stunning...


The Doryman's Reflection

by Paul Molyneaux Seahorse (July 25, 2017)

What happens when the oceans are emptied of all their fish? What happens when three hundred years of human knowledge and expertise disappear before the onslaught of the technology-driven world?

The Doryman’s...


Fly Fishing the Southeast Coast

by Gordon Churchill & Rip Woodin Skyhorse (April 18, 2017)

Gordon Churchill has been an enthusiastic angler all of his life, ever since he was little and would go fishing with his father in the lakes of upstate New York. Churchill shares his tips, tricks, and passion...


Flies for Selective Trout

by Doug Swisher & Sharon Swisher Skyhorse (March 14, 2017)

Dozens of new flies in full color from America’s favorite flytier.

Doug Swisher cowrote Selective Trout, the bestselling fly-fishing book of all time. Now he’s back with brand new flies.

Back in the ’80s,...


Trout Tips

by Kirk Deeter Skyhorse (April 04, 2017)

From the mighty rivers of the Pacific Northwest, to the rolling streams of New England, to the freestone streams of the Appalachians, to the frigid waters of Canada, fly fishing is a sport embraced by anglers...


Artful Profiles of Trout, Char, and Salmon and the Classic Flies That Catch Them

by Dave Whitlock & Emily Whitlock Skyhorse (June 05, 2018)

It is with passion and clarity that Dave Whitlock describes trout, salmon, char, and how to fly fish for them. Artful Profiles of Trout, Char, and Salmon and the Flies That Catch Them is a collection of articles...


Incredible Fishing Stories

by Jay Cassell Skyhorse (June 13, 2017)

Fishing is many things to many people. To some, quietly dangling a worm for a sunfish in a local farm pond is not only exciting, but relaxing and reflective. To others, it’s all about the adventure of traveling...


The Ultimate Guide to Kayak Fishing

by Joel Spring Skyhorse (June 20, 2017)

A thorough introduction to an increasingly popular fishing sport.

Did you know that kayak fishing has shot up in popularity over the past few years? Americans take more than 38 million kayak fishing trips every...


The Pocket Guide to Fishing Knots

by Joseph B. Healy Skyhorse (August 15, 2017)

Anyone who has spent time on the water knows that fishing success comes down to effective connections—the angler must first ensure that the knot connections throughout the fishing line are sound and appropriate...


Smallmouth Bass Fishing for Everyone

by James Root Skyhorse (August 08, 2017)

Discover all the secrets of smallmouth bass fishing!

Catching a smallmouth bass—especially a big one—can be a daunting pursuit for the unprepared. Successful smallmouth bass fishing depends on a variety of...


Practical Fishing Knots

by Geoffrey Budworth Skyhorse (April 01, 2010)

Are you or someone you know an avid fisherman? Have you been looking for a one-stop guide for all your fishing knot needs? Then look no further. Practical Fishing Knots illustrates how to tie more than seventy-five...


Inventing Montana

by Ted Leeson Skyhorse (September 01, 2009)

Every summer for two decades, Ted Leeson and a maverick group of close companions have returned to an old ranch house on the benchland overlooking the Madison River. Trout and fly fishing may be at the heart...


The Orvis Guide to Beginning Fly Fishing

by The Orvis Company & Tom Rosenbauer Skyhorse (February 15, 2011)

This book, written with the support of America's oldest fishing tackle business, offers beginners a chance to learn the fundamentals of the great sport of fly fishing quickly and easily. The Orvis Guide to...


Trout and Their Food

by Dave Whitlock Skyhorse (April 01, 2010)

Anew book by Dave Whitlock, author of some of the best books on fly fishing ever written, is a reason for fly fishermen to celebrate—and the aim of this book is simple. Whitlock wants to take the guesswork...


The Complete Book of Fly Tying

by Eric Leiser, Jack Gartside & C. Boyd Pfeiffer Skyhorse (March 01, 2008)

Here is a book for fly tiers, beginners and experts alike, that provides foolproof directions for tying all types of flies. Unlike specialized books that describe particular types or styles of flies, this book...


Something's Fishy

by Ted Williams & Paul Guernsey Skyhorse (October 17, 2007)

Well-known nature and conservation writer Ted Williams is an avid fisherman who has devoted many years to writing about the sport and advocating the preservation of bodies of water and species of fish. Here,...


Roland Martin's 101 Bass-Catching Secrets

by Roland Martin Skyhorse (March 02, 2008)

Roland Martin, the most successful bass fisherman in history in terms of tournaments won, is a prolific source of bass fishing wisdom and sure-fire bassing tips. Both practical and discursive, Martin not only...


The Complete Book of Fly Tying

by Eric Leiser, Jack Gartside & C. Boyd Pfeiffer Skyhorse (March 17, 2008)

Here at last is a book for fly tiers, beginners and experts alike, that provides foolproof directions for tying all types of flies. In this book even the beginner knows where he is during every step in the process,...


1001 Fishing Tips

by Lamar Underwood & Stu Apte Skyhorse (July 01, 2010)

Ten percent of all anglers catch 90 percent of the fish taken. It’s really true, and shows that as much as it is enjoyable, fishing can be frustrating when it comes to results. 1001 Fishing Tips is the book...


The Complete Book of Surf Fishing

by Al Ristori Skyhorse (February 15, 2011)

Fishing from beach or rocky coastline presents challenges not faced by anglers who head out to sea. Written to open new frontiers to the old hand and provide advice to novice surf fishermen, The Complete Book...


IGFA's 101 Freshwater Fishing Tips & Tricks

by Bill Dance & Rod Walinchus Skyhorse (April 17, 2007)

One of America’s best known fishermen with more than 50 years of on-water experience, Bill Dance is also a tournament champion and a television personality. His tips will help any angler catch more and bigger...


My Life Was This Big

by Lefty Kreh Skyhorse (November 01, 2008)

Lefty Kreh takes his readers on an angling journey through the last half-century, when water was big and fishermen were bigger (maybe). But, despite all that's changed since the fifties, when Lefty began his...


In That Sweet Country

by Harry Middleton & Ron Ellis Skyhorse (July 01, 2010)

Throughout his career, Harry Middleton contributed hundreds of stories, essays, and book reviews to some of the most respected periodicals, including the New York Times, Sports Illustrated, Gray’s Sporting...


Custom Rod Thread Art

by Dale P. Clemens Skyhorse (April 01, 2008)

"Hand a person a custom made rod," says expert rod maker Dale P. Clemens, "and in almost every instance one of the first things he looks at is the decorative thread work," because a handsome rod is more desirable...


The Jaws of Death

by Xavier Maniguet & David A. Christie Skyhorse (August 17, 2007)

Biggest of all fish and the best equipped for hunting, sharks live in every ocean. No natural predator except the killer whale threatens them, and they possess an extraordinary physiology...including those unrivaled...


The Crappie Fishing Handbook

by Keith Sutton Skyhorse (December 03, 2011)

  • Perfect for everyone who wants to try crappie fishing
  • Now with new color photographs
  • Filled with advice from expert fisherman Keith Sutton 

The Crappie Fishing Handbook is a thorough guide for crappie fishing....


The Ultimate Guide to Fishing Skills, Tactics, and Techniques

by Jay Cassell Skyhorse (January 14, 2012)

With fishing advice from such experts as Bill Dance, Roland Martin, Wade Bourne, Tom Rosenbauer, Kirk Deeter, Charlie Meyer, Conway Bowman, and Lamar Underwood, The Ultimate Guide to Fishing Skills, Tactics,...


The Orvis Streamside Guide to Approach and Presentation

by Tom Rosenbauer Skyhorse (April 20, 2013)

I know how to cast, I know my knots, and I can tell a dry from a wet fly. What next? This pocket guide shows the fly fisher where to cast, why, and what kind of fly to use. It can be studied prior to a fishing...


The Quotable Fisherman

by Nick Lyons Skyhorse (October 08, 2010)

This collection of more than 350 memorable quotations about the passion and pleasure of fishing captures the essence of the sport like very few collections have. Here are quips, comments, and words of wisdom...


Basic Fishing

by Wade Bourne Skyhorse (May 25, 2011)

A great beginner’s guide for new fishermen and those who want to learn to fish for fun, with advice on tackle, bait, boats, accessories, and more.

New to fishing and have no idea how to start? With Basic Fishing...


The Best Fishing Stories Ever Told

by Nick Lyons & David Halberstam Skyhorse (September 08, 2010)

The Best Fishing Stories Ever Told celebrates the art of hunting fish at many angles. This ancient tradition is practiced all over the world. Tales of baiting, angling, and the watery outdoors are recounted...


The Pocket Fishing Basics Guide

by Wade Bourne Skyhorse (January 05, 2012)

The Pocket Fishing Basics Guide is a handy reference for any aspiring angler, providing all kinds of questions and basic techniques on freshwater fishing across America. Inside, fishermen will find information...


Fly-Fishing Daydreams

by Pat Ford, Mike Myatt & Lefty Kreh Skyhorse (October 01, 2011)

From Alaska to the Bahamas, Panama to The Seychelles, Pat Ford knows where to find the best places to go fly fishing. In Fly-Fishing Daydreams, Ford and his camera capture the most exciting adventures in the...