Epitaph for a Peach: Four Seasons on My Family Farm (Paperback)

Four Seasons on My Family Farm

By David M. Masumoto

HarperOne, 9780062510259, 256pp.

Publication Date: April 26, 1996

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Description

A lyrical, sensuous and thoroughly engrossing memoir of one critical year in the life of an organic peach farmer, Epitaph for a Peach is "a delightful narrative . . . with poetic flair and a sense of humor" (Library Journal). Line drawings.



Praise For Epitaph for a Peach: Four Seasons on My Family Farm

“Charming.”
-Gourmet

“[Masumoto is] a poet of farming and peaches.”
-New York Times Book Review

“[A] wonderful writer...[Masumoto] uses his farm as Thoreau did his.”
-Los Angeles Times

“A peach of a book.”
-Publishers Weekly

“. . . lyrical . . .enough to make a peach lover drool and also weep...[A] charming tale.”
-Atlantic Monthly

“[Masumotos is] a poet of farming and peaches.”
-New York Times

“[A] beautifully written book.”
-Eating Well

“What a gentle voice! . . .[It] feels like a breeze, or like fog on your skin.”
-Los Angeles Times Book Review

“Earthy, gentle, and sensuous. Mas Masumoto has a nice touch and charming perspective.”
-Kirkus Reviews

“With poetic flair and a sense of humor, Masumoto offers. . . the joys and frustrations of raising peaches.”
-Library Journal

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