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New Fly Fishing Books

Upstream: Searching for Wild Salmon, from River to Table by Langdon Cook tells the story of an iconic fish, and perhaps the last great wild food: salmon. In Upstream, Cook covers all sides of the issue, from sport anglers to … more

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New Fly Fishing Books

The Orvis Fly-Fishing Guide by Tom Rosenbauer  is a revised edition of the original best-selling book and presents the mist up-to-date information on gear selection and care, casting and technique, flies and tactics, plus chapters on conservation and stream etiquette. Whether … more

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New Fly Fishing Books

A Fly Rod of Your Own by John Gierach is a witty collection of essays from the author called “the voice of the common angler” by The Wall Street Journal. In A Fly Rod of Your Own, Gierach travels from … more

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New Fly Fishing Books

MidCurrent has a limited number of signed copies of A Fly Rod of Your Own, the new book by John Gierach available in the MidCurrent Store. Nymph Masters: Fly-Fishing Secrets from Expert Anglers by Jason Randall offers readers the opportunity to … more

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Read “The Last Marlin” Today on Kindle

Author Fred Waitzkin tackled parenthood in his book Searching for Bobby Fischer. Now in his latest work, The Last Marlin: The Story of a Family at Sea, Waitzkin chronicles his own childhood as well. “From the Long Island Sound to … more

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AMFF to Honor Thomas McGuane with 2017 Heritage Award

Author and MidCurrent board member Thomas McGuane will be honored with the 2017 Heritage Award by The American Museum of Fly Fishing. The event will be held April 5, 2017, at a public reception hosted at the Racquet & Tennis … more

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New Fly Fishing Books

Hunting Musky with a Fly by Rick Kustich is a complete guide for anyone wishing to chase musky on the fly. The book includes fly patterns, wisdom, and local techniques from top guides around the country: Blane Chocklett (Virginia); Brad … more

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New Fly Fishing Books

Keystone Fly Fishing: The Ultimate Guide to Pennsylvania’s Best Water by Henry Ramsay, Mike Heck, Len Lichvar, Gary Kell, and Dave Rothrock is a definitive, up-to-date guide to Pennsylvania’s best fly fishing waters. Keystone Fly Fishing includes information on over 200 … more

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The Spirituality of Fly Fishing

For many people fly fishing is a spiritual experience, and a new book by Jody Martin uses this characteristic to introduce beginners to the sport. The book, The Spirituality of Fly Fishing, is based on a class Martin developed for … more

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New Fly Fishing Books

Nymphing—The New Way: French Leader Fishing for Trout by Jonathan White takes an international perspective of the latest developments in nymph fishing. This book includes tackle, flies and methods for trout, steelhead and grayling; variations for chalkstreams, freestone rivers and … more

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