Our books have been published on numerous continents, been translated into numerous languages, and have received a multitude of awards.
The Humanure Handbook has sold at leat 70,000 copies.
4th Edition, "Shit in a Nutshell," 300 pages, 91 illustrations, indexed. ISBN-13: 978-0964425880. 6X9 paperback.
Joe began self-publishing when he turned his masters thesis into the non-fiction Humanure Handbook and published it in 1995. The first edition of the book was execrable, but it developed a life of its own and has gone on to sell 70,000 copies and be translated in whole or in part into 19 languages over three editions. The book has received numerous book awards and been mentioned on such places as the Wall Street Journal, Howard Stern, Playboy, NPR, BBC, CBC, etc.
We have 3 eccomerce sites at SlateRoofWarehouse.com, SnowGuardWarehouse.com, and HumanureStore.com. We publish books. We provide consulting services in two unrelated fields (slate roofing, and composting), and we're launching a Slate Roof Training Center.
Address: 143 Forest Lane, Grove City, PA 16127 USA
Phone: 814-786-9085 or 814-786-7429
Open: 24/7 Online and usually M-F, 9-5, Eastern Time, or by Appointment
Have you seen a slate roof glisten as the sun rounds the ridge?
Have you seen it shimmer in a splash of a sky full of stars?
Have you ever seen a close-up of slates interwoven on a roof like leaves
on a tree or the way slats of stones will seem to quiver in a creekbed,