review ↠ The Ravenmaster


  • Hardcover
  • 256
  • The Ravenmaster
  • Christopher Skaife
  • en
  • 06 April 2019
  • 9781443455930

10 thoughts on “The Ravenmaster

  1. says:

    Months ago I read a blurb about The Ravenmaster in The Week magazine and I had been trying to get to it since then

  2. says:

    I vividly remember the day of Brexit Nobody knew what the hell was going on and the pound fell off a cliff and we saw the leading Brexiteers looking nauseous and terrified as they realised their actions had catastrophic conseuences and the Prime Minister's resignation only made it to #3 on the news agenda It was chaotic and terrifying in the days when that wasn't standard practice I was on Twitter of course and there I saw a twee

  3. says:

    I found every aspect of this book incredibly well done From the personal tone it is written in to all the interesting information it imparts We get to know the Ravenmaster his time in the military and what it takes to get this position in the

  4. says:

    I've been a fan of ravens for a long time and always detested their bad reputation thanks to silly old superstitions that

  5. says:

    I was completely charmed by this book Coming off of two decades of military service Skaife applies and eventually gets a position as

  6. says:

    Some might have already seen my review for this bookAs mentioned before this edition here is actually the one I wanted because the cover is much beautiful showing raven Merlina as well as the Ravenmaster and the Tower hinting at the history theme that also permeates this great story along with the anecdotes about Christopher Skaife's life and his many adventures with the ravensThus although I already have the red UK edition I h

  7. says:

    Ravenmasterby Christopher SkaifeThis is an audible book I reuested and the review is voluntary This is one of the best non fiction books I have read this year I enjoyed everything about this book The book is laid out wonderfully simple and efficiently This is a book about taking care of the 6 7 ravens at the tower of London The au

  8. says:

    Grab yourself a cuppa perhaps a couple of chocolate biscuits and relax into the company of The Ravenmaster Mr Christopher Skaife I absolutely loved the conversational feel of this fascinating and very enjoyable biography of Skaife's careers past and present and the genuine passion and enthusiasm he has for the headstrong noble and beautiful ravens in his care Skaife's storytelling both serious and humorous is filled with information anecdo

  9. says:

    Narrated by the author with whom I now want to hang out and have a drink

  10. says:

    March 2018 we went to London and of course visited Tower In it we saw some beautiful raven with pink ribbon on it's leg Thanks to the book I know now it was one of the oldest and smartest raven in the Tower Merlina Likes this book a lot uite interesting read

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Touching book he memorably describes the ravens’ formidable intelligence their idiosyncrasies and their occasionally wicked sense of humour The Ravenmaster is a compelling inspiring and irreverent story that will delight and surprise anyone with an interest in British history or animal behaviour .. Narrated by the author with whom I now want to hang out and have a drink

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For centuries the Tower of London has been home to a group of famous avian residents the ravens Each year they are seen by millions of visitors and they have become as integral a part of the Tower as its ancient stones But their role is even important than that legend has it that if the ravens should. I found every aspect of this book incredibly well done From the personal tone it is written in to all the interesting information it imparts We get


About the Author: Christopher Skaife

Christopher Skaife is Yeoman Warder Beefeater and Ravenmaster at the Tower of London He has served in the British Army for twenty four years during which time he became a machine gun specialist as well as an expert in survival and interrogation resistance He has been featured on the History Channel PBS the BBC Buzzfeed Slate and He lives at the Tower with his wife and of course t.