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Listen to the living world around you

Braiding Sweetgrass by Robin Wall Kimmerer Milkweed Editions, 2013 As a scientist and an enrolled member of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation, Robin Kimmerer weaves together stories of indigenous traditions, her experiences as a botanist, professor, mother, and practitioner of crafting and harvesting. And always, she is listening to the living…

Dear Reader,

WIP wants you to read a book and tell us about it. Last Word Books will supply the book, you supply the eyes and the pen. Here are some suggestions we’d like to see reviewed. Anne Patchet—Baby you’re gonna be mine Richard Powers—Overstory Todd Miller—Storming the Wall: Climate Change, Migration…