Finest beginner fly-fishing guide due to its simple, straight-forward approach. It is laced with outstanding humor provided in its hundreds of illustrations. All the practical information you need to know is presented in an extremely delightful way such as rod, reel, fly line and fly selection, casting, reading water, insect knowledge to determine which fly pattern to use, striking and playing fish, leaders and knot tying, fly tying, rod repairs, and many helpful tips. A great, easy-to-understand book.
This is one of the best books we've ever found for the beginning angler. Don't let the cartoon illustrations throughout distract you. This book explains fly-fishing from top to bottom in a way that will get any beginner up to speed in a hurry.