- It Will Live Forever: Traditional Yosemite Indian Acorn Preparation, by Bev Ortiz
- California Foraging, by Judith Larner Lowry
This very clear and user-friendly guide to over a hundred local plants includes excellent photographs, a seasonal gathering guide, and advice for ensuring future harvests.
- Sacramento Valley Feast!, written and illustrated by Wolfgang Rougle
- Edible and Useful Plants of California, by Charlotte Bringle Clarke