By the Shore; Explore the Pacific Northwest Coast like a Local.

Author:Morris, Kristine
Position:Brief article - Book review

Nancy Blakey; BY THE SHORE; Sasquatch Books (Nonfiction: Nature) 22.95 ISBN: 9781632171436

Byline: Kristine Morris

If you're looking for a guide to all things Pacific Northwest that's just about perfect, this is it.

Author Nancy Blakey offers a wealth of information, from a description of the exquisite "sound of silence" at the Hoh Rain Forest's One Square Inch of Silence to all you've ever wanted to know (and more) about salmon, crabs, and clams and how to catch, clean, and cook them.

Though she lived with her family on Bainbridge Island, Blakey's busy life kept her time outdoors limited to walking her dog. One day, she was startled to realize that she was missing out on all the beauty and adventure that surrounded her.

The result was this book, filled with awe-inspiring photographs; useful and fun illustrations; maps and directions that highlight what you'll most want to experience; suggestions on where to eat, and even what to order when you get there; fun projects to do with...

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