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    The Gift of a Garden (Hardback) By (author) Alice Taylor

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    DescriptionA book of wisdom and life. Welcome to Alice Taylor's garden: 'Just inside the gate, hand-painted on a rickety piece of timber, is a little sign: Miracles only grow where you plant them. I saw it in a garden centre and could not resist it. This garden is full of my lack of resistance. I have no in-depth gardening knowledge and I work on impulse. 'My gardening expertise, acquired through trial and error, is nurtured by the unbelievable pleasure that I have discovered in simply digging the earth. Where does that satisfaction come from? Maybe buried deep in each of us is the secret need to cultivate the soil. Digging the earth breathes life back into us.' A reflective and uplifting account by Alice Taylor of her love of nature and gardening.


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    Title
    The Gift of a Garden
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Alice Taylor
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 272
    Width: 135 mm
    Height: 216 mm
    Thickness: 25 mm
    Weight: 498 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781847175816
    ISBN 10: 1847175813
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T3.4
    BIC E4L: LIT
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 14270
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 94
    Abridged Dewey: 635
    LC classification: SB
    B&T General Subject: 380
    Ingram Subject Code: GI
    Libri: I-GI
    BIC subject category V2: D
    BISAC V2.8: GAR002000
    DC23: 635.092
    Publisher
    O'Brien Press Ltd
    Imprint name
    Brandon
    Publication date
    08 May 2014
    Publication City/Country
    Dublin
    Author Information
    This is a short note about Alice: biog note
    Review quote
    will provide restful reflection for many -- Sunday Independent uplifting ... beautiful -- Property Scene Magazine the joy of gardening unearthed by Alice -- Evening Echo warm and human ... easy, friendly and charming -- saga.co.uk a book that's destined to blossom -- Vale Star reflective and uplifting -- Mallow Star reading Alice is like being pushed in the small of the back off a rock into a deep warm pool ... she gives one the exhilaration of being in the presence of a real writer and her skill is so accomplished that it appears effortless -- The Western People a wonderful easy read, one that would make a delightful Christmas present -- The Western People definitely one to read with a cup of tea in your own garden -- The English Garden poetical, beautifully descriptive ... delightful read -- Country Gardener Magazine very readable -- The Irish Garden Magazine