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Sam Martin - Author

Sam Martin lives in Texas with his wife, Denise, and son, Ford. he has travelled widely and worked as a tree planter in Ontario and British Columbia, an editor at Mother Earth News magazine, and a senior editor at This Old House magazine.

Having earned his spurs over eight long months camping in Canadian forests, he familiarised himself with work and dirt in a way that made it clear: the art of being a man has become increasingly hard to find. In How to Mow the Lawn, he provides an indispensable companion for the twenty-first-century man and the rigours which await him.

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The Curious Boy's Book Of Adventure
Sam Martin
A comprehensive guide to enjoying one's boyhood without the Internet, television and video games, just good clean outdoor mischief. Sam Martin's tells us that in all boys there lies a desire to have fun with a fishing rod, make a...
Lovereading Price: £7.99 - Saving £2.00 (20%) Featured in: 7+ readers
Format: Hardback | Released 22/10/2007
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