Epitaph for a Peach (Paperback)
Four Seasons on My Family Farm
HarperOne, 9780062510259, 256pp.
Publication Date: April 26, 1996
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…
“[Masumoto is] a poet of farming and peaches.”
“[A] wonderful writer...[Masumoto] uses his farm as Thoreau did his.”
“A peach of a book.”
“. . . lyrical . . .enough to make a peach lover drool and also weep...[A] charming tale.”
“[Masumotos is] a poet of farming and peaches.”
“[A] beautifully written book.”
“What a gentle voice! . . .[It] feels like a breeze, or like fog on your skin.”
“Earthy, gentle, and sensuous. Mas Masumoto has a nice touch and charming perspective.”
“With poetic flair and a sense of humor, Masumoto offers. . . the joys and frustrations of raising peaches.”