The Oyster Catcher

Author: Jo Thomas
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1783755180
Size: 35.63 MB
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The Oyster Catcher from the Author: Jo Thomas. Ebook bestseller The Oyster Catcher is Jo Thomas's first irresistibly feel-good novel, set on the coast of Ireland. 'A world you long to live in with characters you love' Katie Fforde Dooleybridge, County Galway: the last place Fiona Clutterbuck expects to end up, alone, on her wedding night. But after the words 'I do' have barely left her mouth, that's exactly where she is - with only her sequined shoes and a crashed camper van for company. One thing is certain: Fi can't go back. So when the opportunity arises to work for brooding local oyster farmer, Sean Thornton, she jumps at the chance. Now Fi must navigate suspicious locals, jealous rivals and an unpredictable boss if she's to find a new life, and love, on the Irish coast. And nothing - not even a chronic fear of water - is going to hold her back. Join Fi as she learns the rules of the ocean - and picks up a few pearls of Irish wisdom along the way... Glowing praise for The Oyster Catcher: 'A warm and witty debut' Carole Matthews 'A perfect pearl of a story. I loved it' Milly Johnson 'A heart-warming tale full of Celtic charm... What more could you wish for?' Ali McNamara

The Oyster Catcher

Author: Jo Thomas
Publisher: Headline
ISBN: 1783755180
Size: 49.57 MB
Format: PDF
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The Oyster Catcher from the Author: Jo Thomas. Ebook bestseller The Oyster Catcher is Jo Thomas's first irresistibly feel-good novel, set on the coast of Ireland. 'A world you long to live in with characters you love' Katie Fforde Dooleybridge, County Galway: the last place Fiona Clutterbuck expects to end up, alone, on her wedding night. But after the words 'I do' have barely left her mouth, that's exactly where she is - with only her sequined shoes and a crashed camper van for company. One thing is certain: Fi can't go back. So when the opportunity arises to work for brooding local oyster farmer, Sean Thornton, she jumps at the chance. Now Fi must navigate suspicious locals, jealous rivals and an unpredictable boss if she's to find a new life, and love, on the Irish coast. And nothing - not even a chronic fear of water - is going to hold her back. Join Fi as she learns the rules of the ocean - and picks up a few pearls of Irish wisdom along the way... Glowing praise for The Oyster Catcher: 'A warm and witty debut' Carole Matthews 'A perfect pearl of a story. I loved it' Milly Johnson 'A heart-warming tale full of Celtic charm... What more could you wish for?' Ali McNamara

The Oystercatcher

Author: John Goss-Custard
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0198546475
Size: 79.11 MB
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The Oystercatcher from the Author: John Goss-Custard. This book reviews what is known about the behaviour and population ecology of a popular shorebird, from a scientific conservation perspective. The plight of this bird highlights the many conflicts of interest in coastal zones, between human activities such as shellfishing, land reclamation, barrage construction, and industrial pollution, and the needs of wildlife for food and suitable habitats. As well as detailing Oystercatcher natural history - including the well-known specialization in feeding technique shown by individuals - the authors use their field studies of individual variations in behaviour to produce population models. This novel approach provides tools for predicting how populations will respond to the many environmental changes to which the coastal zone is subject. It thus can play a role in coastal management schemes that seek to balance the needs of people and wildlife, and suggests that the same methods can be applied in other situtations. The volume contains fifteen well-integrated chapters by an international team of contributors, and is fully referenced.

The Oystercatcher Girl

Author: GABRIELLE. BARNBY
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781910946152
Size: 61.98 MB
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The Oystercatcher Girl from the Author: GABRIELLE. BARNBY. In the medieval splendour of St Magnus Cathedral in Kirkwall, three women gather to mourn the untimely passing of Robbie: Robbie's widow, Tessa; Tessa's old childhood friend, Christine, and Christine's unstable and unreliable sister, Lindsay. But as secrets are gradually revealed the past and present collide with unexpected and devastating results. The Oystercatcher Girl is a story of betrayal and redemption, and is as beautiful and secretive as the Orkney of its setting. -The Oystercatcher Girl is a wonderfully evocative and deftly woven story- (Sara Bailey)

Animal Dreaming

Author: Scott Alexander King
Publisher: Blue Angel Gallery
ISBN: 9780980398304
Size: 54.90 MB
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Animal Dreaming from the Author: Scott Alexander King. Ancient teachings suggest that we are capable of communing with the forces of nature and speaking readily to the animals, birds, reptiles, fish and even the insects. Each animal offers its own sacred teachings. When we learn the symbolic language of the animals and listen carefully to what they have to say, we can use the knowledge gained to manifest their qualities and wisdom into our own lives. ANIMAL DREAMING explores the spiritual and symbolic interpretations of over 200 native, domesticated and introduced animals, birds, reptiles and fish in Australia, offering a wealth of ancient knowledge and spiritual insight. ANIMAL DREAMING is an invaluable resource for anyone with an interest in the animal kingdom, sacred Earth Wisdom and Shamanic Lore.

Haematopodidae

Author: General Books LLC
Publisher: General Books
ISBN: 9781157103561
Size: 49.61 MB
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Haematopodidae from the Author: General Books LLC.

New Zealand Bird Views Oystercatchers

Author: Raewyn Adams
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 0473239604
Size: 35.73 MB
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New Zealand Bird Views Oystercatchers from the Author: Raewyn Adams. The New Zealand bird views series highlights the common birds in New Zealand - the birds we view every day but tend to take for granted because they are always there. This volume presents over 100 previously unpublished photographs of the two species of common oystercatcher in New Zealand: South Island pied oystercatcher (SIPO) Variable oystercatcher The book shows birds flying, feeding, nesting and raising their young. The text provides some background detail and the photos are used to illustrate the birds' lives as much as possible. Look for further titles in the series.