Home: Chronicle of a North Country Life

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Sierra Club Books, 1999 - Nature - 143 pages
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The story of a woman's decision to forge a life in the wilderness of the north country.

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User Review  - oldblack - LibraryThing

Not just beautiful writing but magnificent photographs that together show Beth Powning as a person who is closely in touch with the physical world around her. She must surely rank among the most fully ... Read full review

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"In the tradition of our great nature writers -- Barry Lopez, Gary Synder and Annie Dillard -- Beth Powning tells the story of her personal journey to forge a bold new life in the wilderness of the ... Read full review


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About the author (1999)

Beth Powning has photographed two gardening books, Hardy Roses and Hardy Trees and Shrubs, and has contributed articles and photographs to numerous other books and magazines.  Her most recent book is a memoir called  Shadow Child: An Apprenticeship in Love and Loss.  She lives on a three-hundred acre farm in New Brunswick, Canada with her husband and their son.

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