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American Grown (2012)
(Audio Download)


Published: New York : Books on Tape, 2012
Description:  1 online resource
ISBN/ISSN: 9780449808597,
Language:  English


Title from: Title details screen

Number of tracks: 4

Duration: 04:08:37

Transfer to Apple device: Yes

OverDrive subjects: Gardening, Health & Fitness, Nonfiction

Reader: Michelle Obama

In April 2009, First Lady Michelle Obama planted a kitchen garden on the White House's South Lawn. It is a garden with roots in the American past, stretching back to George Washington, John Adams and Thomas Jefferson, but it is also a garden very much designed for America's future. As fresh vegetables, fruit, and herbs sprouted from the ground, this White House Kitchen Garden inspired a new conversation all across the country about the food we feed our families and the impact it has on the health and well-being of our children. Now, in her first-ever book, American Grown, Mrs. Obama invites you inside the White House Kitchen Garden and shares its inspiring story, from the first planting to the latest harvest. Hear about her worries as a novice gardener -- would the new plants even grow? Learn about her struggles and her joys as lettuce, corn, tomatoes, collards and kale, sweet potatoes and rhubarb flourished in the freshly tilled soil. Get an unprecedented..

Requires OverDrive Media Console 1.0 / 1.0 (Windows Mobile)

Format: OverDrive WMA Audiobook

Mode of access: World Wide Web

File size: 59569 KB

In English

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