IN THE PRESS

Farm City

The Education of an Urban Farmer

National Bestseller

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.

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Gone Feral

My Books

The Essential Urban Farmer

Farm City

 
 
 
 

"Captivating... By turns edgy, moving, and hilarious, Farm City marks the debut of a striking new voice in American writing."

MICHAEL POLLAN,

Author of The Omnivore's Dilemma

Next Event
Morgan hill library

June 3, 2017

Morgan Hill Library 660 W Main Ave, Morgan Hill, CA 95037

3pm