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Tree

A Life Story

Tree( )
Author: Suzuki, David
Grady, Wayne
Illustrator: Bateman, Robert
ISBN:978-1-55365-016-4
Publication Date:Sep 2004
Publisher:Greystone Books Ltd.
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $20.00
Book Description:

"Only God can make a tree," wrote Joyce Kilmer in one of the most celebrated of poems. In Tree: A Life Story, authors David Suzuki and Wayne Grady extend that celebration in a "biography" of this extraordinary -- and extraordinarily important -- organism. A story that spans a millennium and includes a cast of millions but focuses on a single tree, a Douglas fir, Tree describes in poetic detail the organism's modest origins that begin with a dramatic burst of millions...
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Book Details
Pages:192
Detailed Subjects: Nature / Plants / Trees
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5 x 7 x 0.75 Inches
Book Weight:0.704 Pounds
Author Biography
Suzuki, David (Author)
Wayne Grady was born in 1948 in Windsor, Ontario. He attended Carleton University where he earned a B.A. in English. He is a freelance magazine writer and author of several books. He is the former editor of Harrowsmith magazine. He has also translated several French novels into English.

He has been shortlisted for the Toronto Book Award and the Governor General's Award for Translation, for Black Squirrel, by Daniel Poliquin. He received the Governor General's Award for Translation, for On the Eighth Day, by Antoine Maillet and John Glassco Prize for Literary Translation, for Christopher Cartier of Hazelnut, by Antoine Maillet.

He lives in Kingston, Ontario.

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