In the Encounters in the Wild series, renowned nature writer Jim Crumley gets up close and personal with British wildlife – here, the skylark. With his inimitable passion and vision, Jim relives memorable encounters with some of our best-loved native species, offering intimate insights into their extraordinary lives.
Jim Crumley is a nature writer, journalist and poet with 30 books to his name, mostly on the landscape and wildlife of Scotland. As a highly knowledgable and inspiring wildlife expert, he is in high demand as a contributor for TV and radio, as well as publications such as the The Scotsman and BBC Wildlife.
"An utter delight"
– Jennifer Tetlow