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Backyard Giants

The Passionate, Heartbreaking, and Glorious Quest to Grow the Biggest Pumpkin Ever

by Susan Warren

  • 195 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Bloomsbury USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Carving,
  • General,
  • Seasonal,
  • Vegetables,
  • Gardening / General,
  • Home Gardening,
  • Gardening,
  • Crafts / Hobbies,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Gardening/Plants

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8892305M
    ISBN 101596912782
    ISBN 109781596912786
    OCLC/WorldCa162641696

    Get this from a library! Backyard giants: the passionate, heartbreaking, and glorious quest to grow the biggest pumpkin ever. [Susan Warren] -- Riding shotgun with father-and-son competitors Ron and Dick Wallace over the course of one tumultuous season, Susan Warren describes an unforgettable crew of pumpkin lunatics as people begin to. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Backyard Giants: The Passionate, Heartbreaking, and Glorious Quest to Grow the Biggest Pumpkin Ever by Susan May Warren (Trade Cloth) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!

    11 thoughts on “ Backyard Giants: When Pumpkins Become a Giant Obsession ” Dorothy on Aug Ejoyed your insightful review of the book and the understanding that many gardeners are and do become overly zealous when it comes to their gardens. Picture Books with Monsters This is a collection of picture books with monsters. For some reason this was always my favorite subject as a child, and the list could come in handy for october storytimes.

    The Backyardigans features five spirited friends, Uniqua, Pablo, Tyrone, Tasha, & Austin. Their vivid imaginations take them on epic musical journeys in their own backyard. Kids can sing, dance, and stretch their own imaginations while watching the show. The Book of Giants is an apocryphal Jewish book which expands the Urzeit to Endzeit ('primeval creation' to 'end of time') narrative of the Hebrew Bible and, by its multifaceted elaborations on divine decrees of warning and doom, ties the ancient prophet Enoch (ḥanôk) closer to his generally recognized 'storyline' (as collectively put forth in various Enochic traditions) than does even the Language: Aramaic, Syriac, Pahlavi.


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Download it once and read it /5(21). In "Backyard Giants," Ms. Warren takes us on a journey through the passionate and far-from-gentle world of competitive pumpkin growing. With a masterful eye for the telling detail and a narrative voice that sweeps the reader into this unusual world from the very first page, this is delightful and eye-opening read -- especially for those who've never wielded pruning shears or pored through garden catalogues at night.5/5(5).

Funny, sharp, and engaging, Backyard Giants is a romp through a charming corner of American life, as quirky and enchanting as the big pumpkins themselves. BOOK in bookstores September 4,   In Backyard Giants: The Passionate, Heartbreaking, and Glorious Quest to Grow the Biggest Pumpkin Ever, Susan Warren succeeded in making me care about these growers of giant pumpkins.

A Writer’s Perpsective. BACKYARD GIANTS: The Passionate, Heartbreaking, and Glorious Quest to Grow the Biggest Pumpkin Ever Susan Warren. ISBN The pursuit of the Great Pumpkin among Rhode Island gardeners becomes the passion of Texas-based Wall Street Journal bureau chief Warren in this gently ironic, thoroughly engaging work.

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Backyard Giants grew out of Ms. Warren's October story about the trials of growing giant pumpkins. Warren's roots remain firmly in Texas, where she was /5. Funny, sharp, and engaging, Backyard Giants is a romp through a charming corner of American life, as quirky and enchanting as the big pumpkins themselves.

In the tradition of Word Freak and Confederates in the Attic, a charming, witty account of a season in mad pursuit of the world's largest pumpkin by a top Wall Street Journal writer.

Backyard Giants The Passionate, Heartbreaking, and Glorious Quest to Grow the Biggest Pumpkin Ever (Book): Warren, Susan: In the tradition of Word Freak and Confederates in the Attic, a charming, witty account of a season in mad pursuit of the world's largest pumpkin.

Backyard Giants grew out of Ms. Warren's October story about the trials of growing giant pumpkins. Warren's roots remain firmly in Texas, where she.

Read "Backyard Giants The Passionate, Heartbreaking, and Glorious Quest to Grow the Biggest Pumpkin Ever" by Susan Warren available from Rakuten Kobo. Every year, the race to grow the biggest pumpkin in the world draws a rowdy crowd of obsessive gardeners to county fairs Brand: Bloomsbury Publishing.

Backyard Giants follows a tumultuous season in the life of a close-knit tribe of competitors as they chase down the ultimate pumpkin prize.

In the grueling and gut-wrenching quest for truly colossal fruit, vacations are postponed, marriages are strained, and savings accounts are : Bloomsbury Publishing. Get this from a library.

Backyard giants: the passionate, heartbreaking, and glorious quest to grow the biggest pumpkin ever. [Susan Warren] -- An account of the annual competition among gardeners to grow the world's largest pumpkin journeys to county fairs and weigh-offs across the country in search of the ultimate prize, the world's first.

Get this from a library. My backyard giant. [Mary Sawicki; Jacob Hostetler] -- A boy describes his "backyard giant" to a friend who imagines something mean and scary until he discovers its true identity. Backyard Giants The Passionate, Heartbreaking, and Glorious Quest to Grow the Biggest Pumpkin Ever (Book): Warren, Susan: An account of the annual competition among gardeners to grow the world's largest pumpkin journeys to county fairs and weigh-offs across the country in search of the ultimate prize, the world's first fifteen-hundred-pound pumpkin, over the course of a single season.

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