Book And Media Reviews

I Know A Good Place

Published: 1989 Author: Clive Gammon Reviewed by: Chris Plumb This book set me back the grand sum of 20 pence and was then in my possession for some years before I eventually got around to reading it!! Let me explain. Some 8 or so years a go I bought a dozen 'remaindered' books for a

Fishing Days

Published: 1966 Author: Geoffrey Bucknall Reviewed by: Steve Burke Geoff Bucknall’s “Big Pike” is well-known and highly regarded, probably because it’s about one of our most popular species. However “Fishing Days” is one of those books that you rarely hear about, yet I reckon is the best of the many that the author has written.

Confessions Of A Carp Fisher

Published: 1950 Author: BB Reviewed by: Spindle This is not going to be easy. Reviewing what is, in my humble opinion, one of the greatest angling books of all time, and doing it enough justice. Modern carp anglers have it easy. High-tech lines, carbon rods, giant fixed-spool reels, and a vast array of readily available

Carp and the Carp Angler

Published: 1980 Author: George Sharman Reviewed by: Peter McCue I'll make no bones about it I love this book, however I must also confess that this was the first book dedicated to Carp that I'd acquired (given as a present) so it was always going to be reviewed fondly. Thats only part of the story

Return Of The Syndicate Part III

“Hubble, bubble, toil and trouble” Words that you’d normally associate with a coven of witches, rather than anything to do with fishing, but apt words to describe the latest Syndicate that the mind of Mark Cunnington has dreamt up! Regular visitors to Anglers’ Net will know that we have previously reviewed Mark’s earlier work and