James Canton spent two years sitting with and studying the ancient Honywood Oak. A colossus of a tree, it would have been a sapling when the Magna Carta was signed.
Blending personal experience with cultural legacy, The Oak Papers is a meditative and healing book about the lessons we can learn from the natural world, if only we slow down enough to listen
A BBC Radio 4 Book of the Week.
A homage to the oak tree and the important role it plays today, in our landscape and in our lives.
– Daily Telegraph
‘An enchanting piece of nature writing and a meditation on finding connection in a disconnected world.’
– THE INDEPENDENT
– PETER WOHLLEBEN, author of The Hidden Life of Trees
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