James Rebanks is the author if the New York Times bestseller The Shepherd's Life, and runs a family-owned farm in the Lake District in northern England. A graduate of Oxford University, James works as an expert advisor to UNESCO on sustainable tourism.
Praise For James Rebanks and The Sehperd's View A torrent of
images, bare journal entries, and essayistic vignettes creates
constant vistas of this place and its people. "Captivating... A
book about continuity and roots and a sense of belonging in an age
that's increasingly about mobility and self-invention. Hugely
- Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times, Ten Best Books of the Year "It's bloody marvelous."
- Helen Macdonald, New York Times bestselling author of H is for Hawk "Mr. Rebanks writes with loving eloquence about a kind of deep-rooted life that is all but lost in the developed world."
- Geraldine Brooks, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of March and The Secret Chord