The Bucolic Plague: How Two Manhattanites Became Gentlemen Farmers: An Unconventional Memoir
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The Bucolic Plague: How Two Manhattanites Became Gentlemen Farmers: An Unconventional Memoir

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Title:The Bucolic Plague: How Two Manhattanites Became Gentlemen Farmers: An Unconventional Memoir
Edition Language:English
ISBN:006133698X
Format Type:Hardcover
Number of Pages:304 pages

    The Bucolic Plague: How Two Manhattanites Became Gentlemen Farmers: An Unconventional Memoir Reviews

  • Richard Derus
    May 16, 2013

    Rating: 4* of fiveOh no you don't! No sighing, sneaking past this review, and saying how good it is! Sit there and READ this.Josh and Brent, two of the most annoying perfectionist queens Manhattan has...

  • Richard Derus
    Aug 13, 2010

    Oh no you don't! No sighing, sneaking past this review, and saying how good it is! Sit there and READ this.Josh and Brent, two of the most annoying perfectionist queens Manhattan has ever sucked into ...

  • Jackie
    May 29, 2010

    I am soooooo in love with this book! Josh is an ex-drag queen and writer turned advertising maven, Brent is "Dr Brent" on The Martha Stewart Show. They've been together for almost 10 years and seem to...

  • Elisa Rolle
    Jul 16, 2011

    As soon as I read about The Fabulous Beekman Boys on a friend blog, I so much wanted to see the reality. But here in Italy it was on a cable network and it was a little expensive to pay for a year sub...

  • Heather
    Apr 25, 2010

    What you need to know about me is that I love to read but reading makes me sleepy. I usually fall asleep after only a couple of pages if I read at night, so the only time I get any appreciable reading...

  • Marieke
    Oct 21, 2010

    Goodreads asks, "what did you think?" well, i think this book is a cautionary tale directed at me. do i really want to use my grandparent's land in new england to establish an alpaca farm? maybe i jus...

  • K.Z. Snow
    Feb 01, 2012

    Toward the end of this book, the author writes: "There is no one story about anything that happens in the world. ... Every second of every day, our heads are filled with millions of conflicting emotio...

  • Jeff
    Nov 26, 2010

    After finishing “I Am Not Myself These Days,” I couldn’t wait to get my hands on Josh’s follow-up, a book that brings him from dancing with fish in his “tits” to kanoodling with goats in a...

  • Tattered Cover Book Store
    Jul 26, 2010

    Jackie says:I am soooooo in love with this book! Josh is an ex-drag queen and writer turned advertising maven, Brent is "Dr Brent" on The Martha Stewart Show. They've been together for almost 10 years...

  • Trish
    May 07, 2011

    I had this book in my library and, without reading it myself, lent it to a family member to help her through a difficult surgery. She never returned it, but when I read Dawn Rennert’s review of her...

About Josh Kilmer-Purcell

Josh Kilmer-Purcell

Josh Kilmer-Purcell is the New York Times best-selling author of I Am Not Myself These Days: A Memoir (Harper Perennial 2006), The Bucolic Plague: How Two Manhattanites Became Gentlemen Farmers (Harper 2010), and the novel Candy Everybody Wants (Harper Perennial 2008). He and his partner, Brent Ridge, are also the stars of Planet Green's The Fabulous Beekman Boys. Kilmer-Purcell writes a monthly c