John gierach is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics. In a fly rod of your own, gierach brings his eversharp sense of humor and keen eye for observation to the fishing life and. Brilliant, witty, perceptive essays about flyfishing, the natural world, and life in general by the acknowledged master of fishing writers. Dumb luck and the kindness of strangers by john gierach signed. Autoplay when autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next. John gierachs new book, a fly rod of your own hit shelves on april 4th, 2017.
A few of his works include the view from rat lake, even brook trout get. John gierach is known for his witty, trenchant observations about flyfishing. At the grave of the unknown fisherman john gierach s flyfishing library. I had the pleasure of guiding john gierach to his personal best musky on the fly at musky madness 2016. John gierach approved the usage of the live zoom book release event from last night. A day fly fishing for musky with john gierach youtube. In 2018, i had the chance to fish with him and bob white for a few days, and it was a rare treat ill never forget. My personal favorite of theses stories is the story where the author is fishing for grayling on a remote river in canada.
Fly fishing books everyone should read hatch magazine. Johns new book, dumb luck and the kindness of strangers, is due out april 21, 2020. I have been a fan of john s work ever since my introduction to fly fishing about nine years ago. Now, in his latest fresh and original collection, gierach. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read no shortage of good days. His books are based on his various fly fishing adventures, some of which take. After five decades, twenty books, and countless columns, john gierach is still a master, forbes and his newest book only confirms this assessment, along with his recent induction into the flyfishing hall of fame. Up to 20 books are listed, in descending order of popularity.
John gierach audio books at simply audiobooks simply audiobooks. Forbes and his newest book only confirms this assessment, along with his recent induction into the flyfishing hall of fame. Fly fishing books everyone should read hatch magazine fly. You can watch a video related to the new release here. Artwork by john gierach, signed and numbered, unframed and 1 framed. All fishermen are liars john gierachs flyfishing library. Dumb luck and the kindness of strangers john gierachs flyfishing library hardcover june 2, 2020. As a fanatic fly fisherman, gierach has plenty of stories about the great outdoor and fun adventures. Review and trout magazine and is the author of 20 books dating back to the 1980s. Every year, we bump into each other at our mutual smoking spot just outside the main entrance of the show and talk trash about the industry over an ashtray. All fishermen are liars by john gierach, paperback barnes. See more ideas about fly fishing, fly fishing books and trout.
Big thanks goes out to bob and lisa white for hosting musky madness. In no shortage of good days john gierach takes readers from the smokies in tennessee to his home waters in colorado, from the canadian maritimes to mexicosaltwater or fresh, its all fishing and all irresistible. Browse bobs full selection of fine art prints here. You can watch a video related to the new release here read more in the press release below. Hopefully he enjoyed it enough to come back some time. Books by john gierach author of trout bum goodreads. Jan 06, 2019 autoplay when autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next. John gierach talks about trout bumhood, life, fly fishing. Discover more authors youll love listening to on audible. John gierach generally travels from lyons, co, usa and can be booked for private corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other. Mar 14, 2017 i had the pleasure of guiding john gierach to his personal best musky on the fly at musky madness 2016. John gierach fly fishing books available at mad river outfitters.
Trout bum is really about why people fish as much as it is about how they fish, and it is ultimately about enduring values and about living in a harmony with our environment. Receive a free signed copy of john gierachs new book with the purchase of any limited edition fine art print. John gierach has had a profound influence on my writing career. Over those years i have morphed from a fly fishing newbie, to a nymphnumbers junky, a micro midge madman, a bass and carpaholic, a bamboo freak, a. John gierach has 47 books on goodreads with 11926 ratings. Jason klass talks with legendary fly fishing author john gierach about innovation in the fly fishing industry. Part of the publishers description for the new book reads, lifelong fisherman though he is, gierach can write with selfdeprecating humor about his own fishing misadventures, confessing that despite all his experience, he is still capable of blowing a strike by a fish in the usual amateur way. John gierach audio books, best sellers, author bio. Receive a free signed copy of john gierach s new book with the purchase of any limited edition fine art print. John s new book, dumb luck and the kindness of strangers, is due out april 21, 2020. Thanks to everyone who sent questions ahead of time, thanks to everyone who signed on from as far away as scotland and a big thanks to bob white for helping facilitate and make john feel at home. Jan 15, 2020 john gierach has had a profound influence on my writing career. Daniel galhardo, founder of tenkara usa, talks to author john gierach about his interest in tenkara, which is part of gierachs new book all.
John gierach audio books at simply audiobooks simply. John gierach is one of the most successful fishing writers of all time, and with good reason. As testament to his broad appeal, all 16 of his essay books dating back to the original trout bum in 1986 are still in print. Witty, shrewd, and, as always, a joy to read, john gierach, americas best fishing writer houston chronicle and favorite streamside philosopher, extols the frequent joys and occasional tribulations of the flyfishing life. John gierach is an american author and freelance writer who formerly resided on the st. John gierach has 47 books on goodreads with 11915 ratings. I have to agree wholeheartedly with the writer that john gierachs writing on fly fishing, with the casual nod to the struggles of daily life, is the best of the modern era. Dumb luck and the kindness of strangers book by john. Dumb luck and the kindness of strangers john gierachs. All fishermen are liars by john gierach, paperback. Apr 29, 2020 john gierach lives a life most anyone would envy. Trout bum by john gierach meet your next favorite book.
Its no secret that fly fishermen, as a whole, love john gierach. John gierach is an original, which is why each new book is welcomed by so many anglers as joyously required reading. John gierach is one of those anglers, and he has no desire to keep his interest to himself this book is his gospel about a part of fly fishing that is wrapped in mystique. He has served as the sports philosopher for almost 30 years, during which time he has published 16 books and countless magazine articles, yet he has never sought to become one of those flyfishing celebrities who travel from sports show to sports show soaking up the admiration of the masses.
Ive been a big fan of john gierachs writing for many years. May 17, 2011 no shortage of good days ebook written by john gierach. Few writers, if any, have written about the implications of flyfishing as eloquently as ernest hemingway in the big twohearted river, but gierach fools paradise, 2008, etc. John gierachs latest book will be released in june.
For author john gierach, the best fishing stories arent. Gierach is the recipient of the us federation of fly fishers roderick haigbrown award. The estimated speaking fee range to book john gierach for your event is available upon request. Classic gyotaku of the brown trout and rainbow trout.
In case you missed it in my recap of the 2019 denver fly fishing show, i thought id repost my chat with renowned fly fishing author john gierach. Receive a free signed copy of the new john gierach book. For author john gierach, the best fishing stories arent really about. John gierach books list of books by author john gierach. A fly rod of your own john gierachs flyfishing library. Trout bum is a fresh, contemporary look at fly fishing, and the way of life that grows out ofa passion for it. Dumb luck and the kindness of strangers john gierachs fly. A few of his works include the view from rat lake, even brook trout get the blues, and the cult classic, trout bum, which. John gierach is the author of more than twenty books about flyfishing. At the grave of the unknown fisherman john gierachs flyfishing library.
After five decades, twenty books, and countless columns, john gierach is still a master forbes. After five decades, twenty books, and countless columns, john gierach is still a. He travels to remote fishing locations where the airport is not much bigger than a garage and a flight might be held up because a passenger is running late. We offer this book with a signed original pencil drawing on the title page. A fly rod of your own by john gierach, paperback barnes.
The people, the places, and the accoutrements that surround the sport make a fishing trip more than a set of tactics and techniques. His books are based on his various fly fishing adventures, some of which take place with his friend, a. John gierach has been called the father of the modern trout bum, and while hed suggest hes not the trout bum just the one who happened to write about the lifestyle first hes still fly fishings bestselling contemporary writer. John gierach is the author of numerous books on flyfishing, including a fly rod of your own. The solution to any problem work, love, money, whatever is to go. In his 17th book, gierach reminds us in a delightful way that fishing never has been just about catching, though he can teach us a lot about that, too. Add john s new book, dumb luck and the kindness of strangers, to your shopping cart when you purchase your print. May 17, 2011 a prolific flyfishing expert and nature writer dispenses hardwon fieldandstream wisdom. Part of the publishers description for the new book reads. In a fly rod of your own, gierach brings his eversharp sense of humor and keen eye for observation to the fishing life and, for that matter, life in general. In a fly rod of your own, gierach once again takes us into his world and scrutinizes the art of flyfishing. I have to agree wholeheartedly with the writer that john gierach s writing on fly fishing, with the casual nod to the struggles of daily life, is the best of the modern era. Go to page 1, 2, 3 next page 1 of 3 42 posts board index. John gierach talks about trout bumhood, life, fly fishings.
John gierach, a serious fisherman with a wry sense of humor, show us just how much more with his fishing stories and a unique look at the flyfishing lifestyle. Pardon the interdisciplinary reach, but gierachs stories are rather like mccartneys musicon the one hand vitally fresh, yet on the other hand instantly familiar. Vrain river in lyons, colorado and now lives in larimer county, colorado. John gierach is the author of several previous books, including at the grave of the unknown fisherman, standing in a river waving a stick, and dances with trout. All fishermen are liars is gierachs seventeenth book and ranges in topic from his own childhood to tinkering with tenkara. Going to save a personal favorite for next week, but one from this book sort of fits our predicament from page 87. See all books authored by john gierach, including trout bum, and sex, death and fly fishing, and more on.149 1280 1005 441 1306 1539 637 992 196 950 82 637 390 1185 915 973 1157 366 491 383 1314 537 1102 990 1251 117 1414 123