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Casting Forward

Fishing Tales from the Texas Hill Country

Steve Ramirez, Ted Williams (Foreword by), Bob White (Illustrator)

Hardcover

List Price: 24.95*
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Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (4/1/2023)

Description

In Casting Forward, naturalist, educator, and writer Steve Ramirez takes the reader on a yearlong journey fly fishing all of the major rivers of the Texas Hill Country. This is a story of the resilience of nature and the best of human nature. It is the story of a living, breathing place where the footprints of dinosaurs, conquistadors, and Comanches have mingled just beneath the clear spring-fed waters. This book is an impassioned plea for the survival of this landscape and its biodiversity, and for a new ethic in how we treat fish, nature, and each other.

Lyons Press, 9781493051458, 240pp.

Publication Date: November 1, 2020



About the Author

Steve Ramirez is a writer, educator, master naturalist, philosopher, and outdoor adventurer who lives and writes in the Texas Hill Country. He has lived in and traveled across four continents chronicling the unique historical landscapes, human cultures, and natural worlds that are in danger of vanishing. Steve's stories have been published in various magazines and journals, including but not limited to: Trout, Under Wild Skies, Explore, Texas Sporting Journal, Texas Trophy Hunters, The Houston Literary Review, Cutthroat: Journal of the Arts, and The Pecan Grove Review. He is an avid fly fisher, hiker, naturalist, hunter, and outdoor educator who lives in Boerne, Texas, in a house in the hills, surrounded by trees.