By Joseph Heywood
Protagonist Bowie Rhodes, UPI reporter and professional fly fisherman, had realized of the snowfly early in his youth. It hatches each seven to 10 years, by no means at the comparable river two times, bringing to upward push trout so large they might should have lived 40 years or extra; trout so wily that they by no means permit themselves to be caught--or even noticeable; trout so hungry for this fly that they're going to possibility publicity to upward thrust for the hatch. The snowfly is the sacred quest of the main obsessed trout hunters, existing--it seems--only in fable and in a misplaced manuscript.
Rhodes’s reporting brings him to such websites because the jungles of Vietnam, the labyrinth of Brezhnev’s Soviet Union, and a poisoned Canadian wilderness of uranium mines. His hunt for the manuscript, in the meantime, takes him deep into his personal middle of darkness.
Richly creative and sensual, the realm of The Snowfly has extra secret lurking underneath the skin waters than our personal. Or does it?
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