The Book of English Magic by Philip Carr-Gomm and Richard Heygate
They Shoot Horses, Don’t They? by Horace McCoy
H is for Hawk by Helen Macdonald
H is for Hawk is a work freebie - when Macdonald’s father died she dealt with her grief by buying a goshawk and filling her freezer with raw meat. I can’t think of a more inappropriate animal to fill an emotional void.