By Dylan Tomine,Nikki McClure,Thomas McGuane
This compelling, masterfully written story follows Dylan Tomine and his relatives via 4 seasons as they hunt chanterelles, fish for salmon, dig clams and assemble on the kitchen desk, mouths watering, to benefit from the end result in their hard work. in the direction of the floor captures the sweetness and shock of the usual world—and the methods it teaches us the way to live—with humor, gratitude and a nostril for experience as prepared as a child’s. it's a publication choked with climate, average heritage and lots of scrumptious meals.
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