Red-tails in Love
30%
off

Red-tails in Love : A Wildlife Drama in Central Park

4 (708 ratings by Goodreads)
  • Paperback
By (author) 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 2 business days
When will my order arrive?

Not expected to be delivered to the United States by Christmas Not expected to be delivered to the United States by Christmas

Description

This is the true-life mystery of a pair of red-tailed hawks who, in the spring of 1992, built a nest on a high ledge of a building on New York City's Fifth Avenue. The author chronicles the adventures not only of the hawks, but also of Central Park's other wildlife residents and of the birdwatchers.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 331 pages
  • 129 x 197 x 24mm | 280g
  • Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • London, United Kingdom
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • Maps
  • 0747542031
  • 9780747542032
  • 882,484

Review quote

"Enchanting." --"The New York Review of Books" "An amazing drama, as good as any soap opera and all the more remarkable since it is a true wildlife story." -- "Birding" "A sublime lesson in adaptability, hope, and wild-bred devotion. It'll make you look to the skies, no matter where you live." --Carl Hiaasen, "Mirabella" "Astonishing. . . . If you don't believe that the Central Park of Stuart Little has always existed, read this book and open your eyes." --Mary Tyler Moore "Engaging . . . Dr. Zhivago with feathers. . . . That such simple pleasures can be savored today, in the heart of frantic New York City, is a bit of a miracle." --"The Boston Globe" " 'Give your heart to the hawks, ' the poet Robinson Jeffers wrote. Marie Winn certainly has, and so will readers of this delightful book." --"The New York Times Book Review"show more

Rating details

708 ratings
4 out of 5 stars
5 32% (226)
4 44% (308)
3 19% (137)
2 4% (29)
1 1% (8)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X