Like Flemish miniaturists who reveal the essence of humankind within the confines of a tiny frame, McPhee once again demonstrates that the smallest topic is replete with history, significance, and consequence.
A book on Oranges what can you say.
It's well written and interesting. It took me a few days to get through and it's a very short book. Read more
As a long ago transplanted Floridian, I am interested in all things Florida. The orange is a big part of that. Read morePublished 3 months ago by K. Sloan
John McPhee, born and raised in Princeton, once again intrigues us with his tales of "citrus."
He took what was supposed to be an article on oranges and expanded... Read more
I love oranges, so I am biased positively for this book. It's a quick read concentrating on the orange itself and Florida 2 main growing regions. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Kevin D. Monroe
Excellent book. Well written and worth the read. Will make you appreciate fresh orange juice even more. Now I need a glass.Published 7 months ago by Luluslist
Everything written by John McPhee will keep you enthralled from first word to finish!Published 9 months ago by Carol Cottle
Every John McPhee book is required reading for the inquisitive mind.Published 9 months ago by Jesse