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Encountering the Wild

By: Carol Bennett McCuaig
224 pages, illustrations
Publisher: Dundurn Press
Encountering the Wild
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Poison Acres, 250 acres of wilderness in Renfrew County, Ontario, long dedicated to the preservation of natural habitat, has been home to nature writer Carol Bennett McCuaig for many years. Her keen powers of observation, coupled with her insights into wildlife behaviour and her evocative writing style, have produced this captivating collection of stories. Whether noting the courtship rituals of turkey vultures and red foxes or finding a black bear on her roof, an ermine in her bedroom, and a cougar on her lawn, Carol is always surrounded by the delights and challenges of living in a wilderness setting. Even night visitors bring joy, including flying squirrels at the bird feeder, a whippoorwill peering in a window, and a midnight stand-off between a porcupine and a skunk. "Encountering the Wild" is a delightful book that will appeal to country lovers in Canada and beyond.

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By: Carol Bennett McCuaig
224 pages, illustrations
Publisher: Dundurn Press
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