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My Article for Ian Fleming Publications

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A while back, I noticed that the logo for Ian Fleming Screenshot 2023-04-04 at 9.32.20 AMPublications was not a pistol as one might expect, but a hummingbird. And not just any hummingbird, mind you, but a Red-billed Streamertail.

I asked the publisher if she would be interested in an article about the bird behind the logo, and she immediately agreed.

The article features photos I took of the bird while in Jamaica, a photo by Ricardo Miller (one of Jamaica's top birders), plus other hummingbird shots and a photo of Goldeneye, now a luxury resort.

You can read the article here:

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A Cool Tweet (and Pic) about My Book

Bond at the beachBob Dolgan, writer of This Week in Birding, Filmmaker and Piping Plover fan, tweeted:

Ian Fleming and Jim Bond might appreciate reading this fine book in Eleuthera, Bahamas. A story about a pre-eminent ornithologist of the Caribbean. The first bird guide to the West Indies was by Bond.

All that -- and an awesome photo from the Eleuthera in the Bahamas!

Bob's website is