"very striking and unusual book"--"Washington Times.
"thoughtful, learned, full of lyrical passages about country that measure up to anybody writing today. All these qualities pale beside the most salient element of the author's style: heart."-- "Fly Rod & Reel
"a beautifully written book."--"The Albuquerque Journal
"I always look forward to reading a new book by Stephen Bodio, and this latest work is no disappointment. Besides being an excellent birder and all-around naturalist, Bodio is a keen observer of human nature and culture. His curiosity is boundless, as is his openness to new experiences."--"Living Bird "
"Bodio offers insightful, heartfelt, and often humorous observations of the inhabitants and the landscapes of Mongolia. Recommended for all public and academic libraries."-- "Library Journal"