Independent Publishers Group Logo

Sign up today...
for featured pop culture and science reads, books for kids and teens,special offers, bestsellers, and more, in your inbox!

Select topics of interest:
A Fisherman in the Saddle
A Fisherman in the Saddle

A Fisherman in the Saddle

Horse Medicine, Seawitched


252 Pages, 5 3/4 x 8 1/2

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $32.95 (US $32.95) (CA $39.95)

Publication Date: April 2005

ISBN 9781919931241

Rights: US, CA, AU & NZ

Jacana Media (Apr 2005)

Sorry, this item is temporarily out of stock


Follows the journey of the author as he reflects back on his life-long quest to find "a place of his own" through the two sources of renewal in his life: horseback riding and fishing.


"This is among the best books I have ever read about fishing, and horses, and the pain of maturity and leaving one's homeland..." David Bristow, Getaway magazine

Author Biography

Julian Roup was born and lived in Cape Town for the first 30 years of his life. He started his working life selling biscuits for a living and after seven years did a Journalism Degree at Rhodes University in Grahamstown. He moved to England in 1980 and worked for five years in local journalism in Sussex before changing direction once more to work in PR consultancies in London. He then founded his own PR Consultancy which he ran for 10 years. He currently works for Bonhams the international fine art auction house in London. He is married with two children and lives in the Kent-Sussex border country known as the Weald.