Humboldt County is one of the most beautiful places in California, but it is also the epicenter of marijuana production. Emily Brady spent more than a year immersed in the community. In her compelling narrative debut, Humboldt: Life on America’s Marijuana Frontier ($27.00), she takes readers inside this secretive and virtually unknown world.
In the vein of Susan Orlean's "The Orchid Thief "and" "Deborah Feldman's "Unorthodox, "journalist Emily Brady journeys into a secretive subculture--one that marijuana built.
Humboldt: "Life on America's Marijuana Frontier"