Reviews // 3 Articles
The Best of Books 2009: Non-Fiction
21 Jan 2010 // 4:00 PM
As you will see in the selections we present here, there were more than enough great books by great writers in the past year to more than make up for all the other shouters and malingerers.
Not Even Bugs in Booze Can Diminish 'The Drunken Botanist’s' Charm and Wit
4 Apr 2013 // 6:45 PM
From the agave that makes our tequila to the lime we use to garnish said tequila, Amy Stewart’s beautifully styled and written book provides history, facts, and (perhaps most importantly) recipes for all things potent and potable.
Wicked Plants by Amy Stewart
19 May 2009 // 5:00 PM
Stewart deftly blends botany, politics, and history into a very appealing format while warning of 'botanical atrocities'.