"Living off the land can be rewarding – and frustrating – as Dahlov Ipcar learned when she and her husband moved from New York City to a Georgetown farm in the late 1930s. Her classic children's book Hardscrabble Harvest is a gorgeously illustrated ode to rural living."
– The Maine Mag
"This does for the small imagination what Barbara Kingsolver's locavore-best-seller did for their parents, what Common Ground Fair does for the eyeball ... and all with wit and charm and just a hopeful touch of nostalgia. It's not just for the kids, either – if you have an older back-to-the-lander buddy, it's a great gift for any occasion."
– The Lincoln County News