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Jim Williams

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Jim Williams first hit the news when his early novels had the uncanny knack of coming true. The Hitler Diaries was published nine months before the celebrated forgery came out in 1983. Farewell to Russia dealt with a nuclear disaster in the Soviet Union months before the Chernobyl disaster. Lara's Child, his sequel to Doctor Zhivago, provoked an international literary scandal and led to his being a guest speaker at the Cheltenham Festival. Scherzo, a witty and elegant mystery set in eighteenth century Venice, was nominated for the Booker Prize. All of his fiction has been published internationally. Tango in Madeira...

Robert Litt

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As a landscape designer for 10 years, I found myself spending too much time behind a computer screen and yearning to get my hands back into the soil. It was time for a change. I decided to create a resource for folks who wanted to produce some of their own food by raising chickens, growing vegetables, and planting home orchards. The Urban Farm Store was born on Super Bowl Sunday (Feb 1) 2009.

Sharing my love of gardening and raising small animals with my customers and friends has been a dream come true. In my books I share the accumulated wisdom of these thousands of interactions.