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Annick Smith

In 1964 the author came to Montana with her husband and their boys. In a fertile valley where meadows tip downward toward the Big Blackfoot River, they found what they had dreamed of: 163 acres of ranchland with a view of a creek, hills, and the...

Grass Roots: The Universe of Home
Paul Gruchow

These eloquent essays meditate on living with the land and reinvigorating the values of community. Combining personal reflection and memoir with a powerful look at the state of our rural towns and people, this collection postulates a society in...

This handbook is easy to read, easy to use, and filled with ideas for teachers that have come out of the author’s many years of experience in the classroom and as a behavior specialist, as well as her ongoing discussions with colleagues. It...

Herbert Kohl

This important essay is a penetrating look at our schools’ frequent failure to consider the values of their clients—our children and young adults.

The Country of Language
Scott Russell Sanders

Here the author recalls the stories and experiences that have guided him as a writer, and speaks on behalf of a life rooted in the commonplace. Emerging from his work is the conviction that moments of interaction with the nonhuman world restore...