Meet Stephen Rutt

Saturday 25th May 2019
16:00 at Waterstones, St Andrews

In 2015, Stephen Rutt escaped his hectic, anxiety-inducing life in London for the bird observatory on North Ronaldsay, the most northerly of the Orkney Islands.


In thrall to these windswept havens and the people and birds that inhabit them, he explores the part seabirds have played in our history and what they continue to mean to Britain today.; The Seafarers is the story of those travels: a love letter, written from the rocks and the edges, for the salt-stained, isolated and ever-changing lives of seabirds.


This beguiling book reveals what it feels like to be immersed in a completely wild landscape, examining the allure of the remote in an over-crowded world.

Stephen will be in conversation with Robin A. Crawford, author of Into the Peatlands.

St Andrews Waterstones, St Andrews
Saturday 25th May 2019

Sorry you've missed this one - search more events here

Book your ticket today

Terms & Conditions

Please note that events can occasionally be cancelled at short notice or their times or dates may alter; we therefore recommend that you check with the shop before travelling.
If you are unable to attend an event we can often reserve signed copies. Please contact the host shop for details. Reserved copies cannot be guaranteed and may not always carry dedications.
All signings (unless otherwise stated) operate on a first come first served basis, so early arrival is often recommended.