CommonWeeder, December 5, 2012
"... a wonderful gift to yourself, or to the gardener in your life who is rethinking where she spends her energy and labor."
Notes from Northern Gardener, December 11, 2012
"[the] subtitle is '50 Amazing Lawn Alternatives,' and it is the abundance of ideas that Hadden offers that make the book enjoyable and useful."
Black Eyed Maeghans, July 13, 2012
"...very informative and straight forward."
So Many Books, June 24, 2012
"If you are sick of mowing and watering your lawn all the time or you are looking for something more sustainable than a monoculture of resource-sucking turf, then Beautiful No-Mow Yards is for you. "
BookPleasures, March 30, 2012
"Readers who are intent on eliminating the traditional lawn will be delighted by the endless possibilities they will find in this timely publication."
Fine Gardening, February 27, 2012
"... has it all: A compelling rationale for ignoring the siren song of the 'perfect' lawn, inspirational stories from gardeners and designers enthusiastically embracing this timely trend, and step-by-step instructions for creating easy-care, planet-friendly patches of paradise."
Blue Planet Garden Blog, February 14, 2012
"... hands down one of the best garden writers I've had the pleasure of reading. I have a large library of gardening books, most with excellent content, but few rival the elegant and graceful prose of Beautiful No-Mow Yards."
GardenRant, January 24, 2012
"Beautiful No-Mow Yards is just what American gardeners need."
Publisher's Weekly, December 19, 2011
"With refreshing zeal, the author urges us to rethink our yards, helping us to see that a lawnless or a less-lawn landscape can fascinate us with its beauty, complexity, and variability."