Mister Owita's Guide to Gardening
How I Learned the Unexpected Joy of A Green Thumb and An Open HeartBook - 2014
Describes how a period of transition in the journalist author's life marked by her empty nest, a recent illness and her aging parents led her to forge a deep friendship with a gifted Kenyan gardener with whom she transformed her yard and shared long-buried secrets.
Publisher: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, a member of Penguin Group (USA), 
Branch Call Number: Science & Nature 635.9 Wal
Alternative Title: How I learned the unexpected joy of a green thumb and an open heart