The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill : A Love Story . . . with Wings
The Wild Parrots of Telegraph Hill A Love Story with Wings Author:Mark Bittner Like a lot of young people in the 1970s, Mark Bittner took the path of the dharma bum. When the counterculture faded, Mark held on, seeking shelter in the nooks and crannies of San Franciscos fabled bohemian neighborhood, North Beach. While living on the eastern slope of Telegraph Hill, he made a magical discovery: a flock of w... more »ild parrots. In this unforgettable story, Bittner recounts how he became fascinated by the birds and patiently developed friendships with them that would last more than six years. When a documentary filmmaker comes along to capture the phenomenon on film, the story takes a surprising turn, and Bittners life truly takes flight.« less
A very amusing, interesting & educational book. The reading will teach, as well as tell a love story about wild parrots. The author is the observer; has written a wonderful account of his experiences with the beautiful wild parrots. A great read.