Kent and Dylan Nelson are father and daughter. They both write fiction and have birded together for the past twenty-eight years. Kent's latest novel, Land That Moves, Land That Stands Still, will be published by Viking in 2003. He lives in Salida, Colorado.
Birds in the Hand
Edited by Dylan Nelson and Kent Nelson
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
North Point Press
A unique anthology of avian literature
From the myths of ancient Greece to the fables of Aesop, from Chaucer to contemporary poetry and fiction, birds are central to literature because...