Passing on Fishing, a Calling

Every month for nearly 20 years, Guillaume Fourrier has been sharing fishing tips and tricks in the magazines “Pêche en Mer” and “Le Chasseur Français.” Moreover, he is the author of 14 pedagogical fishing books with accessible texts and simplified diagrams. Through his writings, Guillaume is already a fishing guide, capable of sharing his passion with everyone, from beginners to experienced anglers.

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Fishing guide from theory to practice

For 20 Years, Guiding Anglers

Guillaume devotes his life to learning and sharing

His books & narratives cover all types of fishing

Being a fishing guide is the logical next step

Here are his fishing books

Easy Freshwater Fishing

A book entirely dedicated to freshwater fishing. More than just a book, it’s a guide for all fishing types. Indeed, each of the 25 most sought-after fish species is covered (pike, trout, carp, black bass, perch…). Moreover, for each species, one to four setups are detailed with a level of precision enabling beginners to replicate them without error. The fish are also presented in fact sheets with their description, breeding periods, fishing locations, etc. Setups and suitable animations for catching them are clearly depicted. Hence, it’s a book accessible to all.

  • €12.95
  • 96 pages
  • 21 x 13.5 cm
  • Publication: 17/02/2023
Freshwater fishing guidebook

Smart Fishing! 150 Tips for Succeeding in All Your Fishing

A clever book for better assembling and organizing setups. Indeed, among the sections of this practical fishing guide, you’ll find “knots and assembly,” “equipment,” “lures,” “baits,” “storage,” “practice,” “fishing spots,” and “good practices.” The 150 tips save time and enhance efficiency. This work complements other books, covering various aspects and simplifying the angler’s life. The tips are independent and can be read by section, freshwater or saltwater environment, or by skill level.

  • €12.95
  • 128 pages
  • 21 x 13.5 cm
  • Publication: 18/02/2022
Fishing guide for smart fishing!

Easy Fishing from Sea Bass to Baits and Lures

It’s highly likely that the Latin name Dicentrarchus labrax rings a bell. Yet, it’s among the most familiar scientific names for sea anglers. Sought after for its opportunism, fighting spirit, sporty silver coat, gastronomic interest, and meter-long size, the sea bass reigns as the king of European sea fish. It’s a highly sought-after fish from Morocco to Northern Europe. So, to understand the enthusiasm for sea bass, to know it better, and to fish it, follow the guide. If you’re passionate about sea bass fishing, this book is for you.

  • €12.95
  • 144 pages
  • 21 x 13.5 cm
  • Publication: 28/05/2021
The ultimate sea bass fishing guide

Shoreline Fishing

Attracted by the rhythm of tides, shore anglers practice a fishing method that’s refreshing, reasonable, let’s say, eco-responsible. Moreover, the coastline offers an escape and an invigorating breath of fresh air. Fishing, with tools adapted to each species, brings joy to children and is associated with culinary pleasures. What a pleasure to taste a handful of fresh shrimp or daily mussels. Shoreline fishing is done both for the pleasures of the table and for a fishing session. This book encompasses all shoreline fishing methods presented in precise and concise fact sheets.

  • €10.50
  • 96 pages
  • 16 x 10.5 cm
  • Publication: 16/03/2018
The concise guide to shoreline fishing

The Vagnon Book of Sea Fishing

Guillaume Fourrier combines the content of his early fishing books into one. This massive 320-page book is a true guide to sea fishing. Find the use of natural baits and lures or even identification sheets for over 60 fish species. All ancient and modern techniques are detailed in this book, covering a wide range of knowledge for amateurs and enthusiasts. It explains fishing spots and how to approach them. This guide provides detailed techniques, equipment, and setups with clear diagrams. Additionally, this hefty square-back book details lures, baits, fishing knots, as well as regulations, safety at sea, and boats. As a bonus, it provides you with fishing spots: the GPS points of France’s best wrecks. This list includes some wrecks where you can go from the UK coast, from Newhaven to Dover and around Channel Islands.

  • €10.50
  • 320 pages
  • 19.5 x 24 cm
  • Publication: 16/02/2018
The Vagnon Book of Sea Fishing is a true fishing guide of nearly 320 pages

Easy Shoreline Fishing

Understanding fish behavior is important. It allows for effective mastery of fishing techniques. This guide is designed to accompany anglers, whether they are beginners or experienced.

By browsing through this fishing guide, discover the 40 most common sea fish along the French coastline, from the North Sea to the Mediterranean. This practical guide presents recommended techniques. You can then easily fish the selected 40 fish species from the shoreline. Each fish appears with a specific technique. Replicate the setup at home and succeed in your shoreline fishing.

Each fish, from Eel to Weever, appears in a detailed fact sheet. Find its morphology, breeding period, diet, or fishing spots. Didactic diagrams clarify line setups and appropriate animations, and ten essential knots are detailed step by step.

  • €12.95
  • 96 pages
  • 21 x 13.5 cm
  • Publication: 21/04/2017
The easy shoreline fishing guide

All about boat sea fishing, with baits and lures

This comprehensive guide, designed pedagogically, thoroughly explores all fishing techniques that can be implemented from a boat, particularly emphasizing the specific equipment required for successful execution.

Furthermore, within this book, each fish species is meticulously presented in exhaustive practical fact sheets. They highlight the most appropriate baits and lures to capture each species effectively and productively.

Moreover, this sea fishing guide directs you in choosing the ideal boat based on your needs and preferences. It also provides advice on selecting the most suitable onboard electronics to optimize your performance. In sum, this work aims to be a solid foundation for anglers who wish to make the most of their sea fishing experiences.

  • €19.50
  • 192 pages
  • 21 x 13.5 cm
  • Publication: 15/04/2016
Fishing guide by boat with baits and lures

50 Easy Fishing Techniques in the Atlantic

Here’s a book that simplifies sea fishing! Indeed, the 50 independent sheets grant you access to fish of all sizes, whether from the shore or a boat.

Moreover, each technique covered offers a clear diagram to target a specific species. The advice and setups should help you venture into targeting noble fish, considered difficult, with ultimately accessible techniques.

This practical fishing guide, always at hand, should help you stand out during your summer outings with friends or family. Lastly, let’s not forget the late-season fishing, allowing fishing throughout the year, also included in this guide. From sporty fishing to fun fishing, both young and old will find their happiness.

Pierre Perret appreciated this practical guide, for which he wrote the preface.

  • €25
  • 128 pages
  • 21 x 28.5 cm
  • Publication: 22/05/2015
Practical guide: 50 easy fishing techniques in the Atlantic

Shoreline Sea Fishing

This book will appeal to all shore anglers from age 7 to 77! Whether you are a fan of surfcasting, casting fishing, or rockfishing, this extensively illustrated fishing guide offers comprehensive expertise in coastal fishing.

Through a series of practical fact sheets, discover in detail all fish species from our coasts. Each sheet provides in-depth information about the fish characteristics, behaviors, and the best strategies to catch them.

Furthermore, this fishing guide dedicates an entire chapter to each type of fishing (bait, lures) with the techniques and essential equipment needed for success. Finally, to enhance your skills, a small chapter introduces you to essential fishing knots. With this comprehensive fishing guide, you will have all the knowledge and skills necessary to explore the exciting world of shoreline fishing.

  • €18
  • 176 pages
  • 21 x 13.5 cm
  • Publication: 17/04/2015
The shoreline fishing guide
Guillaume Fourrier - photographer and fishing guide

14 books, 3000 pages: expert fishing guide

14 fishing books

200 issues of the “Pêche en Mer” magazine

3000 pages of passion and expertise

Fishing guide: it was meant to be!