The Catch of a Lifetime

Moments of Flyfishing Glory
by Peter Kaminsky

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A gorgeously illustrated collection of first-person stories on the sublime joy of flyfishing

For every flyfisher, there is a moment, etched into deepest memory, when the stars aligned around an encounter with a great fish. Though years or decades may pass, anglers can still recall those fleeting minutes: the direction...

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Published By Artisan

Format Hardback


Number Of Pages 288

Publication Date 10/03/2023

ISBN 9781648291494

Dimensions 6.9 inches x 9.55 inches

“Peter Kaminsky is a master angler, storyteller, and companion on the water. He combines these skills to take you on a memorable pursuit of flyfishing and adventure. He’ll even buy beers if the day goes well.”

“It’s a miracle of a book: eclectic and full of suspense, wit, and fun. There’s nothing like it.”

“A book for the ages.”

— Trout Unlimited

"Eager to have a new favorite book that fulfills your fishing fantasies? Legendary angler, journalist, and author Peter Kaminsky has just what you need with his new book."
— Flylords

"Delightful, inspirational, insightful, and educational."

— Booklist (starred review)

"Peter Kaminsky writes passionately about the world of angling, but he now flexes his curating muscles in this beautiful fly-fishing anthology."

— Anglers Journal