A new book on eels containing photos of 20lb monsters is holding a signing on November 10. The book, The Eel Angler by Barry McConnell, comes in cloth and leather bindings, and it’s been put together by Harper Fine Angling Books. Mick Brown will also be signing copies of his latest book The Professional Pike Angler, as will Steve Ricketts with Eels – The Final Frontier. It takes place at at Aston Manor Cricket Club, Church Road, Perry Barr, Birmingham B42 2LA . After the book signing, The National Anguilla Club is holding its 50th anniversary celebrations. There are just three leather-bound copies of the just-published Angling Encounters by Bob Buteux and Tony Meers remaining, and more than half the cloth-bound versions have sold. It’s also published by Harper.