Great new book on genetics

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by LuannKeller, Sep 27, 2008.

  1. LuannKeller

    LuannKeller Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 17, 2008
    Greer, SC USA
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    I got the book and I love it. It is only available as an ebook right now, but it is worth the money and works well.

    It has very simple expanations and lots of pictures. It is a huge help if you are new and trying to learn the color variety names. You will look at your chickens in a whole new light.
  2. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    May 7, 2007
    Forks, Virginia
    Many people have waited a long time for any version of this book to make the light of day. I'll check it out later when I have time to sit and go through it.
  3. SusanJoM

    SusanJoM Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:Oh please, do tell us what you think of it!!!!

    I, personally, will have to wait until it comes out in print form, because that's how I prefer to do my serious reading, from those of you who do read it in this format will be very much appreciated.

  4. flyingmonkeypoop

    flyingmonkeypoop Overrun With Chickens

    Apr 30, 2007
    Deer Park Washington
    I have been waiting ages for this book! I am debating on waiting for the actual hard back book or to get the e-book. Luann how much did it cost in US dollars?
  5. SusanJoM

    SusanJoM Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:Website says $55.

  6. walkswithdog

    walkswithdog Overrun With Chickens

    Jul 17, 2008
    DC Region
    I went to the site and just played with the color inheritance generator they have! Talk about a hoot and an addiction.

    I'll buy the book right after my next section of fence is paid for. I can print it out here if I feel like it. The color program is just way too much fun and once you get used to it, is terribly useful.
  7. halo

    halo Got The Blues

    Nov 22, 2007
    My Coop
    I downloaded it so I could see if it is worth buying in the future....oh my what an incredible book. This is so worth the money. I think Ill wait until it comes out in book form, but this is definitely the type book that you can read over and over and over, and still learn from it. Great great book.
  8. Big Blue

    Big Blue Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 11, 2008
    Quote:Thanks for the information about the book.


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