The Earth in Her Hands
, by Jennifer Jewell—the host and founder of NPR’s Cultivating Place
—profiles 75 women working in careers ranging from horticulture, botany, and environmental science to floral design, landscape architecture, herbalism, and farming. The featured women represent a wide range of ages and a variety of backgrounds, and they have all made lasting contributions in the wide world of plants. Contributors include florist Amy Merrick, plantswoman Flora Grubb, vegetable gardener Leslie Bennett, writer Jamaica Kincaid, soil scientist Elaine Ingham, landscape designer Julie Moir Messervy, and many more. Readers will learn each woman’s unique story—what led them to their career, what drives and inspires them, what they have learned along the way, and what they plan to do in the future. Each profile is accompanied by a revealing portrait, and additional photographs highlight the women's work. Publishing on International Women’s Day, The Earth in Her Hands
is an inspirational, beautiful, and empowering gift book or self-purchase for any woman inspired by the natural world.
This book title, The Earth in Her Hands (75 Extraordinary Women Working in the World of Plants), ISBN: 9781604699029, by Jennifer Jewell, published by Timber Press (March 3, 2020) is available in hardcover. Our minimum order quantity is 25 copies. All standard bulk book orders ship FREE in the continental USA and delivered in 4-10 business days. Expedited shipping is also available.
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