Fishing for Dummies, 2nd Edition
Part I: Before the Bite.
Chapter 1: Getting Hooked on Fishing.
Chapter 2: Gathering What You Need to Fish.
Chapter 3: Finding and Evaluating Water for Fishing.
Chapter 4: Putting a Face on the Fins: Common Freshwater Fish.
Chapter 5: Familiarizing Yourself with Common Saltwater Fish.
Chapter 6: Staying Safe On (Or Near) the Water.
Part II: Gearing Up Without Going Overboard.
Chapter 7: Hot Rods and Cool Reels.
Chapter 8: The Bottom Line on Line.
Chapter 9: It's Terminal (Tackle): Hooks, Sinkers, Snaps, Swivels, and Floats.
Chapter 10: Going Ahab: Fishing from Boats.
Chapter 11: Gadgets Galore: Fishing in the 21st Century.
Part III: The End of Your Line: Enticing Fish with Bait, Lures, and Flies.
Chapter 12: Real Food for Real Fish: Using Bait.
Chapter 13: It Only Looks Alive: Tricking Fish with Lures.
Chapter 14: Fish Don’t Fly, But Flies Catch Fish.
Part IV: Now You’re Fishing.
Chapter 15: Tying Popular Fishing Knots and Rigs.
Chapter 16: Choreographing Your Cast.
Chapter 17: Exploring Different Fishing Techniques.
Chapter 18: How to Hook, Fight, Land, and Release a Fish.
Part V: After the Catch.
Chapter 19: Photographing and Preserving Fish for Posterity.
Chapter 20: Cleaning Fish for the Table.
Chapter 21: Biting Back: Cooking and Eating Fish.
Part VI: The Part of Tens.
Chapter 22: Ten Fishing Lessons You Don’t Have to Learn the Hard Way.
Chapter 23: Ten Ways to Get Kids Involved in Fishing.