New Fly Fishing Books

May 1, 2018 By: Erin Block

  • Tying and Fishing Deer Hair Flies: 50 Patterns for Trout, Bass, and Other Species by Tim Jacobs is a complete guide to selecting, handling, and tying with deer hair. The book covers patterns for species including trout, bass, and musky, and also addresses important fishing techniques. Stackpole Books [paperback] (April 1, 2018).
  • Down by the River: A Family Fly Fishing Story by Andrew Weiner is a great new book about fly fishing for kids. Follow along as Art spends a day with his mother and grandfather on a fishing trip in this book that celebrates “fishing, family, and fun.” With illustrations by April Chu. Harry N. Abrams [hardcover] (March 6, 2018).
  • A Steelheader’s Way: Principles, Tactics & Technique by Lani Waller is a classic book covering the essentials of fly fishing for steelhead. “Waller shares his techniques for swinging wets and waking dry flies, including proper approach, presentation, and his favorite fly patterns, both classic and contemporary.” With photos by Ken Morrish. Stackpole Books; 2 edition [paperback] (March 1, 2018).