The Hare Book, Jane Russ, Graffeg

Jane Russ

Jane Russ lives in Wiltshire and is Chairman of The Hare Preservation Trust. As well as an author, Jane is a print maker and letterpress printer.

Jane wrote the best-selling The Hare Book, which published in May 2015. A unique insight into the hare, this book looks at the hare’s place in nature to its many appearances in art and literature.

The Fox Book was published in March 2017. This fascinating little book looks at the fox in nature around the world, myth, legend, art, literature, folklore and history.

Jane is currently working on The Owl Book, due to be published in early 2018.

Jane Russ, Graffeg


The Fox Book, Jane Russ, Graffeg
The Fox Book

A must-have for all fox lovers, offering a unique insight into this most divisive of creatures, from its place in British countryside and cities, to its vibrant history in myth, art and legend throughout the world.

Published March 2017
ISBN: 9781910862551

The Hare Book, Jane Russ, Graffeg
The Hare Book

Published in conjunction with The Hare Preservation Trust, The Hare Book offers a unique insight into these fascinating creatures; from its place in nature to its many appearances in art and literature.

Published May 2015
ISBN: 9781909823686

Praise for The Hare Book

“I am in the company of incredible writers, photographers and artists. How can this not be a best-seller! All hares would be happy with this!” Andrew Fusek Peters

“A beautifully produced book that explores not just the practical facts and details about hares but also dips into the vast collection of myths, stories and art inspired by these creatures. Glorious colour photos on every page. A great starting point for anyone with the slightest interest in hares and a lovely addition for those passionate about these rare and endangered animals.” Customer Review

“If you love Hares….I guarantee you’ll love this book…it has stunning pictures, a fantastic layout, and it’s very informative in an easy to reference way. This book is a MUST for your collection.” Customer Review


The Hare Calendar 2018

Published in association with The Hare Preservation Trust, The Hare Calendar features 12 images of hares in the British countryside, photographed by talented members of the Trust. These beautiful images highlight the importance of hares in British wildlife.

ISBN: 9781912050932