The only truly semi-aquatic member of the weasel family, otters were once a common sight in UK rivers and lakes, but now less so. Through informative chapters ranging from the physiological and environmental to the otter's inclusion in myth, legend, art and literature, The Otter Book is an ideal guide to its subject for all nature lovers, beautifully illustrated throughout with brand new photography and artwork.
Jo Byrne is a passionate animal welfare and animal rights champion living in a relatively rural town in Bedfordshire. Bonkers about all wildlife as well as being the very epitome of a ‘crazy cat-lady’, home usually consists of two permanent-resident cats, one or two foster cats and a slew of regular wildlife visitors. She has authored two previous books in Graffeg’s Nature series – The Bee Book and The Badger Book.