Jim Crumley

Jim Crumley is a nature writer, poet, journalist, and passionate advocate for Scotland's wildlife and wild places. He is the author of more than thirty books, including most recently the full-length works The Nature of Autumn, Nature's Architect (about the reintroduction of beavers), and The Eagle's Way, as well as two new additions to his Encounters in the Wild series of short monographs, Badger and Skylark. He is also the author of The Last Wolf, The Great Wood and The Winter Whale. Crumley is a columnist in The Courier and The Scots Magazine, and has broadcast regularly on radio and – very occasionally – on television.