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Adam Nicolson is a prize-winning writer of many books on history, nature and the countryside including <i>The Sea is Not Made of Water</i>, <i>The Making of Poetry</i>, <i>Sea Room</i>, <i>God’s Secretaries</i>, <i>The Gentry</i> and the acclaimed <i>The Mighty Dead</i>. His 2017 book, <i>Seabird’s Cry</i> was picked as Waterstones Book of the Month in Scotland and won the prestigious Wainwright Prize for nature writing and the Jeffries Prize. He is the winner of the Royal Society of Literature’s Ondaatje Prize, the Somerset Maugham Award, the W.H. Heinemann Award and the British Topography Prize. He has written and presented many television series and lives on a farm in Sussex.

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