A blog about books & culture from the librarians who love them
By Nancy Wagner
The Land Remembers: the Story of a Farm and its People by Ben Logan 977.57 LO
A look back at the author's time with his family of 3 boys on his Wisconsin farm during the 1920s and 1930s.
A Sand County Almanac by Aldo Leopold 508.73 LE
A series of sketches of life in the natural world over several decades.
My Antonia by Willa Cather F Cather, W.
A luminous tale of an immigrant family’s life on the Nebraska prairie at the turn of the century
The Seasons on Henry's Farm: a Year of Food and Life on a Sustainable Farm by Terra Brockman. 635.0484 CA
This year long diary takes readers through the 4 seasons on a farm. An Evanston Farmer's Market favorite vendor!
A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail by Bill Bryson 917.4 BR
Humorous yet thoughtful tale of the author’s 5 month trek on the trail.