Thumbs up for The Drunken Botanist by Amy Stewart. Botany.
The kind of book you read in one evening, while mentally making a list of passages to read aloud to your roommate and/or coworkers the next day. Interested at all in history, botany, or what goes into your tipple? You will love this book. Never again will I cringe at the cost of a bottle of liquor: I have a new perspective of the deep unlikelihood of some of these things being available at all.… >> Read more