To be honest, this isn’t a book I’d buy for myself but I’d buy it as a present for any chicken mad friend. And I’d be very happy to receive it as a gift. It’s a delight for those who love our feathered friends.
It’s a coffee table book, but don’t let that put you off. Cluck: A Book of Happiness for Chicken Lovers does what it says on the cover. It’s a book to dip in when you need to raise your spirits.
Normally I suggest manuals and text books but some books just refresh the soul.
The format is simple; a beautiful, top quality photograph with a quotation or proverb on the facing page.The photos range across the chicken world from Plymouth Rocks and Orpingtons to Welsummers and Silkies
Some of the quotations are from famous people like Oscar Wilde, C. S. Lewis, Mark Twain and even Plutarch, others unknown to me. But they all stay with you.