Rowan Jacobsen

Calais resident Rowan Jacobsen's 2014 Apples of Uncommon Character features apple history, use, profiles of 123 notable apples and gorgeous photographs by Clare Barboza. Learn about star shaped apples, strawberry flavored apples, even Vermont's own Bethel apple. Check out these articles about it:

And be sure to check out Jacobsen's earlier award-winning food and environment writing in magazines and the books listed below. 

Apples of Uncommon Character: 123 Heirlooms, Modern Classics, & Little-Known Wonders Cover Image
$31.50
ISBN: 9781620402276
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC - September 2nd, 2014

A Geography of Oysters: The Connoisseur's Guide to Oyster Eating in North America Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781596913257
Availability: Special Order
Published: Bloomsbury USA - September 4th, 2007

American Terroir: Savoring the Flavors of Our Woods, Waters, and Fields Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781596916487
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC - August 17th, 2010

Shadows on the Gulf: A Journey Through Our Last Great Wetland Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781608195817
Availability: Special Order
Published: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC - April 26th, 2011

Fruitless Fall: The Collapse of the Honey Bee and the Coming Agricultural Crisis Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781596915374
Availability: Special Order
Published: Bloomsbury USA - September 16th, 2008

The Living Shore: Rediscovering a Lost World Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781596916845
Availability: Special Order
Published: Bloomsbury USA - September 1st, 2009