Books by Amy Stewart

Amy Stewart's last book, The Earth Moved: On the Remarkable Achievements of Earthworms, won the California Horticultural Society's Writer's Award for 2005, was a featured selection of the Discovery Channel Book Club, and was named a Best Book of the Year


THE DRUNKEN BOTANIST by Amy Stewart
FOOD & COOKING
Released: March 19, 2013

"A rich compendium of botanical lore for cocktail lovers."
A comprehensive guide to the intersection of plants and booze. Read full book review >
WICKED BUGS by Amy Stewart
NATURE & TRAVEL
Released: May 3, 2011

"Guaranteed to cause sympathy itching and other discomfort."
An illustrated compendium of facts about bugs behaving badly. Read full book review >
NATURE & TRAVEL
Released: Feb. 9, 2007

"Stewart writes with humor and insight about real people, entertaining as she informs."
An engaging mix of botany, history and commerce highlighted by profiles of flower mavens and close-ups of rare flowers. Read full book review >
THE EARTH MOVED by Amy Stewart
NATURE & TRAVEL
Released: Jan. 23, 2004

"A nifty piece of natural history. Earthworms of the world can stand a little taller."
An admirable portrait of that tireless ploughman: the earthworm. Read full book review >
FROM THE GROUND UP by Amy Stewart
NATURE & TRAVEL
Released: Jan. 19, 2001

"A rich feast of a book that celebrates the extraordinarily satisfying joys of making and keeping a garden."
A novice beguilingly describes making her first garden, understanding that this project involves as much learning about life as about digging a flowerbed. Read full book review >