Tree Verse

Tree Verse : A Collection of Tree Poems

4.66 (3 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author) 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days


When will my order arrive?

Available. Expected delivery to the United States in 8-11 business days.


Not ordering to the United States? Click here.
Expected to be delivered to the United States by Christmas Expected to be delivered to the United States by Christmas

Description

From conifers to deciduous, Tree Verse is a celebration and exploration of trees.

Life, growth, and decay mingle as fifty poems detail the daily lives and struggles of the many diverse trees that are found throughout the United States. Natural imagery is brought to life in vivid verse that often personifies trees in their natural habitats. The unique features and significance of trees (for example, the age of sequoias, the strength of hickory, or the sweet sap of a sugar maple) make up the core of the poems. Tree Verse reveals the unnoticed or overlooked wonders of trees, which provide us with the bounty and presence of nature.
show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 60 pages
  • 127 x 203 x 4mm | 73g
  • English
  • 9 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white
  • 0999737929
  • 9780999737927

Review quote

John Benzee's collection of poems paints a vivid picture in words of fifty commonly recognized trees from across the United States. The poems explore the beauty and uniqueness of each tree, using different forms of verse applicable to the tree being honored in his poems. ... The poet has a profound grasp of the English language and uses each word effectively to create a vision of the tree. Similes and metaphors abound in this delightful collection of poetry. --Readers' Favorite, 5 stars
show more

Rating details

3 ratings
4.66 out of 5 stars
5 67% (2)
4 33% (1)
3 0% (0)
2 0% (0)
1 0% (0)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X