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Today is the m'f'in' day. Calling all otter lovers, nature lovers, or just plain lovers of luxurious prose. Today a bunch of us will begin reading and discussing "Tarka the Otter" by Henry Williamson. Written in a poetic yet accessible style, "Tarka the Otter" follows the birth, life, and inevitable death of the titular character. This is the official thread for "Tarka," with helpful links and discussion to follow.Happy reading, /lit/.
Beautiful cover. And the whole novel is about the life of an otter? Sounds based.
Wiki on the book: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tarka_the_OtterWiki on the author:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_WilliamsonDavid Attenborough reading most of the novel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JYR-_folwaYA PDF of the book: https://ia902906.us.archive.org/30/items/in.ernet.dli.2015.210843/2015.210843.Tarka-The.pdfAn EPUB of the book: https://b-ok.org/book/5372798/629c62
>>17319279Is Tarka male? If so I will look into this book.
>>17320656Tarka is male. Why is that outcome determinative for you, out of curiosity?
>>17320729I have vowed to disregard women, regardless of the species.
Some prose from the novel.
>>17321720If you think that's purple, you really must read some bland pap on par with baby food. lmao