I've Never Met an Idiot on the River by Henry Winkler
Reflections on Family, Fishing, and Photography

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In this delightful collection of humorous anecdotes and heartfelt observations, Henry Winkler shares the joy and wisdom he’s accumulated while honing his skills as a fly fisherman. A accomplished sportsman who meticulously records the measurements of every fish he hooks, Winkler has learned that his yearly trips to the river are not just about catching trout. More importantly, they’re about adopting the proper perspective on life. Or, as Winkler puts it, when he’s fly fishing, the river acts like a “washing machine for my brain,” recharging him and reminding him that anything is possible. Winkler makes a habit of sharing his angling adventures with his wife, Stacey, and their three children, Jed, Zoe, and Max. The Winklers’ annual trip, where they can escape the busyness of everyday life, has brought them together as a family. On the river, Henry has grown to appreciate the support his wife and children give him, learned to listen, and developed the confidence to publish his outdoor photography in his first non-fiction book.

An expression of the inherent optimism that stems from the simplicity of the outdoors, I’ve Never Met an Idiot on the River is an invitation to share in the realizations and achievements Winkler

About Henry Winkler

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Henry Winkler is admired by audiences of all ages for his roles as the Fonz on the long-running series, HAPPY DAYS, and in such films as HOLES and THE WATERBOY. He is also an award-winning producer and director of family and children's programming, and the author (with Lin Oliver) of the critically acclaimed Hank Zipzer series. He lives in Los Angeles, California.Lin Oliver is a television producer and writer and the Executive Director of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators. She coauthored (with Henry Winkler) the NEW YORK TIMES bestselling middle-grade series Hank Zipzer: The World's Greatest Underachiever, and wrote the series Who Shrunk Daniel Funk? Lin resides in Los Angeles, California.
Published June 7, 2011 by Insight Editions. 144 pages
Genres: Humor & Entertainment, Nature & Wildlife, Sports & Outdoors, Education & Reference, Arts & Photography, Parenting & Relationships. Non-fiction

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