This classic captures the endearing relationship between a man and his grandson as they fish and hunt the lakes and woods of North Carolina. All the while the Old Man acts as teacher and guide, passing on his wisdom and life experiences to the boy, who listens in rapt fascination.
"Filled with homespun humor and salty common sense. This is a book to be savored slowly, and kept and cherished."-Herald Tribune
"Written with great joy . . . the book is a delight to read."-Library Journal