In an era during which far too many people are talking globally but far too few are genuinely thinking that way, St. Louisan Andy Leicht’s Earth 2.01 comes as a small comfort.

Brian Cunat and his wife, Miki, started Materra Cunat Family Vineyard in 2007 after purchasing 50 acres in the well-known Oak Knoll District of California’s Napa Valley.

Primitivo greatly resembles zinfandel, having once been thought to be one and the same grape. However, big, bold fruits with spicy notes define this grape.

The deliciously whimsical work showcased here, created last year for a children’s book Sislen’s writing and illustrating, bears the title Whiff the Curious and Friends.