—Deborah Madison, author of Local Flavors: Cooking and Eating from America’s Farmers’ Markets
“The 100-Mile Diet is inspiring in its honest striving to discover what has been all but lost.”
—The Gazette (Montreal)
“Engaging, thoughtful essays packed with natural, historical and personal detail.”
—The New York Times
“A highly readable, sometimes funny, and very personal book–with just the right nutrient content of hard fact to balance the spice of memoir.”
—Times Colonist (Victoria)
From the Trade Paperback edition.
About the Author
J.B. MacKinnon is the author of Dead Man in Paradise, which won the 2006 Charles Taylor Prize for Literary Non-fiction. His feature reportage on issues ranging from African prisons to anarchism in America has earned three National Magazine Awards.