“From moss to moths, Anja Murray has conjured up an ebullient paean to our surrounding ecosystem – a sensuous celebration of nature.’ MANCHAN MAGAN
‘A hugely important, and simply delightful, book.’ EOGHAN DALTUN, author of An Irish Atlantic Rainforest
OPEN UP TO A NOURISHING NEW RELATIONSHIP WITH IRELAND’S NATURAL WORLD.
Wild Embrace is about cultivating curiosity and awe in nature, in a time of eco-anxiety and overwhelm. As ecologist Anja Murray opens our eyes to the hidden bounty of the land, sea and sky around us, we head out on a unique journey through the Irish landscape.
She explores the joy of foraging, the marvels of Irish birds, the role of native trees in environmental regeneration, the wonders of nature at night-time, urban wildlife, and much more – including intriguing insights into our ecological past.
With beautiful illustrations by Jane Carkill (@lamblittle), Wild Embrace awakens our senses to the everyday wonders within reach, setting us on a path to empowering change for the future.