Golden Years, Golden Hours-Stories and Reflections on Fly-fishing, Hunting and Aging is Paul Vang’s second book. In this new book, the author takes the reader through the seasons of the year, some of the many places he has cast a fly or lure for trout, salmon, bass and muskies, and some of the people he has met along the way.
He also shares memories of many hunts with a beloved Labrador retriever and the inevitable sorry of having to say farewell.
The author also muses on the process of aging, relishing that he’s able to continue an active outdoor lifestyle, while also recognizing, without being maudlin about it, that he has a lot more seasons behind him than ahead of him, even if he doesn’t think he’s ready to be a Senior Citizen.
Published by Five Valleys Press, Missoula, Montana. 277 pages, softcover, with black and white illustrations. $18.99.
Still Available: Sweeter than Candy – A Hunter’s Journal
Sweeter than Candy, a Hunter’s Journal is an unabashedly sentimental look back at years of hunting pheasants, ruffed grouse, sharptail grouse and waterfowl, along with a celebration of the bonds between the hunter and his Labrador retrievers.
Published by Five Valleys Press, Missoula, Montana. 221 pages, softcover with black and white illustrations, $17.99. eBook $6.99.
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