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Leslie Buck

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Personal and insightful podcast interviews, photos from Cutting Back and more are on Leslie's website: Lesliebuckauthor.com. Leslie's three season apprenticeship dramatic tale not only became a best-selling non-fiction book, but received a NYTime book review, was reviewed in the Washington Post and SF Chronicle. Leslie has an in-depth interview on the NPR's podcast Cultivating Place https://www.cultivatingplace.com/sing... .  If you are curious about what it would be like to work alongside dedicated garden craftsmen of Japan inside a historic Kyoto landscaping company, Leslie Buck’s new garden memoir gives readers a first-hand look.
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"What a delicious book Cutting Back: My Apprenticeship in the Gardens of Kyoto is. Both the delicacy of pruning and the necessary fearlessness of the pruner are the contradictions at the heart of the arborist's life—and at the heart of Leslie Buck’..." Read more of this review »
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“When the muscle learns something before the brain, the lesson penetrates the consciousness more deeply.”
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