James Crumley

Described by the Los Angeles Times Book Review as 'the best nature writer working in Britain today', Jim Crumley was born and grew up in Dundee. He has written 23 books to date and has made numerous documentaries for BBC Radio 4, Radio Scotland and Wildlife on One. He is the author of The Winter Whale, the story of the famous Tay Whale, also published by Birlinn.