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Author Wall, Carol, 1951-2014, author
Title Mister Owita's guide to gardening : how i learned the unexpected joy of a green thumb and an open heart / Carol Wall
Imprint New York, N.Y. : Berkley Books, 2015
book jacket
 Euro-Am 3F Western Mat.  635 W1546 2015    DUE 08-04-22  -  30500101549650
Edition Berkley trade paperback edition
Descript 309 pages ; 21 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Originally published: New York : Amy Einhorn Books/G.P. Putnam's Sons, a member of Penguin Group (USA), [2014] (294 pages; ISBN: 9780399157981hardback)
"Carol Wall, living in a lily-white neighborhood in Middle America, is at a crossroads in her life. Her children are grown; she has successfully overcome illness; her beloved parents are getting older. One day she notices a dark-skinned African man tending her neighbor?s yard. His name is Giles Owita. He bags groceries at the supermarket. He comes from Kenya. And he?s very good at gardening. Before long Giles is transforming not only Carol?s yard, but her life. Though they are seemingly quite different, a caring bond grows between them. But Carol and Giles both hold long-buried secrets that, when revealed, will cement their friendship forever."-- provided by publisher
Subject Gardening -- Philosophy
Intercultural communication
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