IN THE PRESS
Novella Carpenter is an urban farmer and writer based in Oakland, CA. She studied at UC Berkeley's Graduate School of Journalism, where she worked closely with Michael Pollan and Cynthia Gorney. Her farm, GhostTown, started in 2003, and these days hosts a flock of chickens, honey bees, vegetable beds, and 30 fruit trees. Carpenter teaches writing and urban agriculture at the University of San Francisco.
"Captivating... By turns edgy, moving, and hilarious, Farm City marks the debut of a striking new voice in American writing."
Author of The Omnivore's Dilemma
Morgan hill library
June 3, 2017
Morgan Hill Library 660 W Main Ave, Morgan Hill, CA 95037