Title Flyaway. How a Wild Bird Rehabber Sought Adventure and Found Her Wings.
Binding Hard Cover
Book Condition Fine
Jacket Condition Fine
Edition First Edition, First Printing
Size 8vo - 7¾ - 9¾ Inches Tall
Publisher New York HarperCollins 2009
Illustrator Laura Westlake
Seller ID 2442
340 pgs. Fine hardcover in Fine jacket, As New condition, clean and unmarked first printing of first dition. Illustrated with finely detailed drawings by Laura Westlake. By the author of Hawk Hill. If you enjoy reading about wildlife rehabilitation and the dedicated rehabbers who make it possible, this well written personable and poignant chronicle will become a favorite. Jacket blurb: "Gilbert chronicles the years of her chaotic household-cum-bird-hospital with delightful wit...Often funny, sometimes painful, Gilbert's encounters with these beautiful creatures reveal profound truths not only about animals but also about our own lives-lessons of birth and death, suffering and empathy, holding on and letting go". ISBN 9780061563162. #2442.