“Celebrating the infinite potential of individual creativity and caring, Engle speaks with a lyrical eloquence and impassioned exuberance to honor the serendipitous ways simple acts can enrich the soul and sustain the spirit.”


“The deepest beauty of Grace from the Garden comes not from plants but from people … When a troubled kid in Iowa can crow about the greenhouse she helped build at her juvenile home, when an Alzheimer’s patient in Oregon finds safety and solace in a community-sponsored memory garden … that’s sustenance in spades.”

O, the Oprah Magazine