The Secret Life of Birds of Prey
Feathers, Fury and Friendship
Imprint: White Owl
6.8 x 9.7 in, 100 color illustrations
- January 2024
Learn about the falcons, hawks, kites, osprey and eagles that grace our skies and landscape – from their impact on our culture in past and recent times, their value and uses in falconry, the history of their persecution and decline at the hands of humans, to their return to the UK through our reintroduction and conservation efforts.
Admire their beauty up close with gorgeous photography and take an extraordinary peek into their secretive world. Be inspired by the moving words of people across the UK, who have described their thrilling, first-hand encounters, and discover where you can ethically experience these birds for yourself, to form an enduring connection with nature and make memories that will last a lifetime.
This accessible and inspiring guide will help you to uncover the details of the habits, habitat, behavior and diet (and much more) of our UK birds of prey, and show you how they bring delight and magic into our lives.