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'At age eighty, Tony Taylor journeys from Sydney to British Columbia to fish the Cowichan River with his eight-year-old grandson, Ned. This trip is an opportunity for Tony to return to a landscape that has had a profound effect on his life and his way of thinking, and to share this place with his grandson.

'As Tony teaches Ned the patient art of fly-fishing, a lifetime of memories, thoughts and stories unspool in peaceful reflections by the water's edge.

'Fishing the River of Time is an elegant meditation on nature, life and family, written with warmth and wisdom. It inspires self-reflection and an appreciation of the natural world and the fundamentals of our human experience. It is destined to become a classic work of simple living after Henry David Thoreau's Walden.' (From the publisher's website.)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Melbourne, Victoria,: Text Publishing , 2012 .
      Extent: 224p.p.
      Note/s:
      • Publication date: 27 February 2012.
      ISBN: 9781921922015 (pbk.)

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— Appears in: The Sun-Herald , 8 April 2012; (p. 18)
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— Appears in: The Advertiser , 17 March 2012; (p. 23)

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— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 10 March 2012; (p. 27)

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There's More to Fishing Than Fish Shelley McInnis , 2012 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 10-11 March 2012; (p. 33)

— Review of Fishing the River of Time Tony Taylor , 2012 single work prose
Untitled Carol Middleton , 2012 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , April no. 340 2012; (p. 26)

— Review of Fishing the River of Time Tony Taylor , 2012 single work prose
Untitled Rick Sullivan , 2012 single work review
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 17 March 2012; (p. 23)

— Review of Fishing the River of Time Tony Taylor , 2012 single work prose
A Sage from the Reel World Nick Galvin , 2012 single work column
— Appears in: The Sun-Herald , 8 April 2012; (p. 18)
Words of Great Worth Robyn Annear , David Day , Lyn McCredden , Peter Pierce , Lucy Sussex , 2012 single work column
— Appears in: The Saturday Age , 4 August 2012; (p. 30-31)
This column comprises the judges' comments on the shortlisted works for the 2012 Age Book of the Year Award. (The list includes three titles, outside the scope of AustLit, by James Boyce, Paul Ham and Jane Gleeson-White.)
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