Thoreau & Me featured in Life in the Finger Lakes Magazine
November 2016

Book Look: The Enduring Memories of People and Places
"The following titles recall groups or individuals who have influenced and inspired us through their beliefs, writings, actions and achievements.
Human interaction with locations, and how physical surroundings impact their occupants’ lives, is explored. Take time to embrace the people and places found in these worthy offerings."


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PRESS RELEASE
May 2016

THOREAU & ME IN THE FINGER LAKES
Finding Nature’s Path to a Healthier, Happier Life

THE BOOK
Henry David Thoreau believed “we can never have enough of nature.” There is an innate connection between humans and the natural world. It is a timeless bond that is now more essential to our health and well-being than ever before. Thoreau and Me in the Finger Lakes awakens the reader’s spirit to a deepened awareness of nature and peaceful mindfulness with all of life.

THE AUTHOR
Mark W. Holdren has been honored by the Associated Press and New York Newspaper Publishers Association for his feature writing. He is the author of three Adirondack novels and two non-fiction Finger Lakes works. Holdren resides in Upstate New York.

THE ILLUSTRATOR
Elaine Verstraete is an award-winning illustrator of children’s books. She holds a BFA with honors from Syracuse University and resides in the Finger Lakes region.

Thoreau and Me in the Finger Lakes is published by Powell Hill Press (www.powellhillpress.com)

ISBN 978-0=9760648-4-8. Retail price $14.95