Rob Cowen

Rob Cowen is an award-winning journalist and writer described by the Guardian as ‘one of the UK’s most exciting nature writers’ he won the Roger Deakin Award from the Society of Authors for Skimming Stones and Other Ways of Being in the Wild (2012). In 2013 he wrote and presented the BBC doc ‘The Ospreys of Loch Garten’ . Common Ground was shortlisted in 2017 as one of the nation’s favorite books on the natural world of all time (alongside Tarka the Otter and The Wind in the Willows), it was also shortlisted for the Portico Prize and the Wainwright Prize. Rob lives in Harrogate, North Yorkshire.