This is a birding book that takes you to new heights! A superlative coffee table book set, The Ultimate Companion for Birding in Southern Africa by Peter Ginn and Geoff McIlleron, comprises two volumes; 860 pages; more than 1 400 spectacular photographs of all 960 bird species ever recorded in Southern Africa; and varied commentary from 18 contributing experts. It is arguably one of the most visually stunning bird books ever published.
You can purchase this double-volume set online. All profits from sales of The Ultimate Companion will go to The Unlimited Child, providing funds to take early childhood education to even more children in underprivileged crèches and changing the future of South Africa forever.
Our thoughts: “An essential purchase for all twitchers is The Ultimate Companion for Birding in South Africa (The Unlimited),” said Sawubona editor, Ingrid Wood shortly after the book’s launch. “A collaboration between Peter Ginn and Geoff McIlleron, with contributions from top photographers and ornithologists, the two-volume collection covers all 960 species, with fascinating observations and over 1 400 unbelievable images. Even if you’re not an avid birder, it’s a beautiful collection for your coffee table.”
The prize: Win a copy of The Ultimate Companion for Birding in Southern Africa by Peter Ginn and Geoff McIlleron, the ideal guide to birds in Southern Africa.
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The Ultimate Companion for Birding in Southern Africa is available online for R1 134 (incl VAT). This price includes a free app.
Readers of Sawubona online have been offered a special price for the book and to claim this, when filling out the online order form, please use the promo code TG1234.
This competition will end at midnight on 31 August. A winner will be contacted via the e-mail address used when subscribing on 1 September.