3. Book of the Month - The Hidden Life of Trees: Illustrated Edition
This Illustrated Edition is the follow up to the bestseller: The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate. In the Hidden Life of Trees, author Peter Wohlleben draws on the latest science to unveil the surprisingly complex and interesting lives of trees. Throughout the book, Wohlleben expands on how trees communicate with each other, warn each other of danger, and share nutrients with nearby sick trees, among other fascinating things. It's an eye-opening read and will change the way you look at trees during your next walk through the forest. This illustrated version combines text from the original book with stunning photography, making this version perfect for gifting or for the coffee table.
"In his international bestseller The Hidden Life of Trees, Peter Wohlleben opened readers' eyes to the amazing processes at work in forests every day. Now this new, breathtakingly illustrated edition brings those wonders to life like never before.
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With compelling, abridged selections from the original book and stunning, large-format photographs of trees from around the world, this gorgeous volume distills the essence of Wohlleben's message to show trees in all their glory and diversity. Through rich language highlighting the interconnectedness of forest ecosystems, the book offers fascinating insights about the fungal communication highway known as the "wood wide web," the difficult life lessons learned in tree school, the hard-working natural cleanup crews that recycle dying trees, and much more."
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