Published in the double-anniversary year of Darwin's birth in 1809 and the publication of The Origin of Species in 1859, this book will appeal to readers of all ages.
"When I read a poetry book that dazzles me, I have to share it with
you right away. The
Tree That Time Built is an excellent example of poetry meeting
science and logic meeting
language. This 200-page book may become your reading and language
favorite tool for teaching figurative language, poetry, scientific
observation, and thinking
School Library Journal Mobile
"Collaborators Hoberman and Winston show how the wondering of science
is similar to the
wonderment of poetry. . . This beautifully rendered book includes a
CD with 44 poems, some read by the poets themselves. . . 'children of
all ages' will delight in listening to the poems being recited."
One of NPR's Susan Stamberg's "Season's Readings: Top Picks From
Indie Booksellers" (12/3/09)