Sparrow’s Life’s as Sweet as Ours: In Praise of Birds and Seasons


This is a collection of articles that began life as ‘Bird of the Month’ columns in ‘The Oldie’ magazine written by Oldie co-founder John McEwen and illustrated by renowned wildlife artist Carry Akroyd. In this book, Carry Akroyd presents a sequence of screenprints of birds full of variety and colour that illustrate British birds in all four seasons of the year.