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Drawn Chorus


an alphabet of british birds and albatrosses in paintings and poems.


‘Witty, surprising and beautiful, this is a book of feathery wonderment, closely observed in word and watercolour, to carry with you on walks and read aloud’

Deborah Harvey


‘A flock of delights, engaging, captivating and fun. If this flight of gorgeous fancy does not put a smile on every face then I’m a capercaille!’

Colin Brown, Poetry Can


‘Deft, funny, moving, these poems are as captivating and diverse as the fascinating birds they describe. An unmissable ornithology in verse.”’

Richard Beard


£5 plus £2 P&P














Drawn Chorus front cover albatross vol de nuit ptarmigan