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Sell Me On: Michael Pollan
Cover Art Maybe you've seen the name on the bestseller list or heard him interviewed. But who is Michael Pollan? Is he an author you'd enjoy? Here's the scoop:

Name: Michael Pollan
Genres: Nonfiction exploration of food, the food industry and the American diet.
Popular books written by Pollan: Pollan is well-known for a number of books, especially Botany of Desire and The Omnivore's Dilemma.
What makes him stand out: Readers enjoy Pollan's research and perspective about issues of health through nutrition mixed with larger cultural issues of food production. He presents unsettling truths, but does so in a manner that is readable and consistently fascinating.
Where to start: If you are curious about these questions of our cultural relationship to food, any of Pollan's books will be of interest.
posted Sep 9, 2013 by Anne P. Category: Nonfiction

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