Springtime is almost upon us, which means itâ€™s almost time to get outside and dig in the dirt again. Listen to one of these fascinating garden-centric audiobooks while you weed and plant.
The Language of Flowers beautifully weaves past and present in a vivid portrait of Victoria Jones, whose gift for flowers helps her change the lives of others even as she struggles to overcome her own troubled past.
Listen to an excerpt THE LANGUAGE OF FLOWERS
In the five years since Julia last visited her aunt and uncleâ€™s home in Malibu, her life has been turned upside down by her daughterâ€™s death. Expecting solitude while she house-sits, she finds herself drawn to Roberto, the overseer of the lemon orchard, who has a heartbreaking story of his own.
Listen to an excerpt THE LEMON ORCHARD
Gardening, agriculture, and botany were as deeply ingrained in the character of the founding fathers as their belief in liberty for the nation they were creating.
Listen to an excerpt FOUNDING GARDENERS
Born in 1800, Henry Whittakerâ€™s sole heir, Alma, becomes a brilliant botanist. As her research takes her deep into the mysteries of evolution, she falls in love with Ambrose Pike, a painter of orchids and a man of spirituality and the divine.
Listen to an excerpt THE SIGNATURE OF ALL THINGS
Carol Wall shares the story of her friendship with a Kenyan man, Giles Owita, who tends her neighborâ€™s yard and bags groceries in town. Seemingly quite different, they both hold long-buried secrets that will, when revealed, cement their friendship forever.
Listen to an excerpt MISTER OWITA’S GUIDE TO GARDENING
For more recommendations, take a look at our Garden and Cooking collection.