Fly Fishing Books
The Bug Book
A Fly Fisher's Guide to Trout Stream Insects
Complete guide to aquatic entomology for fly fishers, covering all the important insects and their imitations for the entire United States.
The Tug is the Drug
30 Essays from the NYT and Beyond
These thirty pieces take readers from leaping makos near the fairways of Torrey Pines to midnight Atlantic salmon fishing on the fabled Ponoi to encounters with very friendly mujeres on the streets of Havana.
In the Company of Trout
True Stories, Ruminations, and Vermont Guidance
True stories, observations, and descriptions of favorite places, techniques, and flies provide a rich and lighthearted look at trout fishing in all its glory—and absurdity.
Long Trail Trout
Backcountry Fly Fishing Adventures from Vermont to Montana
Join author and adventurer Peter Shea on some of the most exciting backcountry fly-fishing trips one can take. Essential reading for anyone planning a fly-fishing trip off the grid.
Review: “Fly-Fishing for Bonefish”
WHEN YOU CONSIDER that the bonefish was the first saltwater game fish to rise in status from curiosity to addiction among fly fishers, it’s not hard to understand the fascination shared by authors. The study — around 50 years in the making — includes the anecdotal and the scientific.Read more...
Smallmouth: Modern Fly-Fishing Methods, Tactics, and Techniques by Dave Karczynski and Tim Landwehr is a great guide for anglers targeting smallmouth bass across the country. The book includes fly patterns, smallmouth biology and behavior, tips from experienced guides, and interviews … more
The Best Bass Flies: How to Tie and Fish Them by Jay Zimmerman is a cutting edge guide for the growing popularity of fly fishing for bass. The Best Bass Flies features 18 patterns for largemouth and smallmouth bass with … more
Feather Craft: The Amazing Birds and Feathers Used in Classic Salmon Flies by Kevin W. Erickson is a unique photographic guide to the unusual and beautiful feathers used in fly tying. “In addition to macro photos of individual feathers and … more
GT: A Flyfisher’s Guide to Giant Trevally by Peter McLeod is the first comprehensive guide to giant trevally fishing on the fly, and is a must-have resource for anglers of any level wanting to pursue GT on the fly. “The … more