One of my favorite autumn concerts, these snowy crickets live and trill in the cool bottomlands of a remote valley in Washington State. Once a busy stop for stagecoach travelers, this location is quiet on this evening, except for these crickets and the faint babble of a spring that once provided dusty travelers a thirst quenching drink.
“This is a remarkable journey:
a quest for imperiled Nature
an artist who never stopped listening.”
One Square Inch of Silence
“Many books help us see the world differently; this one induces us to hear the world clearly.”
—Booklist, Starred Review