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    Kate Who Tamed the Wind

    By Arbor Day Foundation | January 4, 2018

    Guest post by Liz Garton Scanlon, author of children’s book Kate Who Tamed the Wind. Ralph Waldo Emerson is credited as stating, “The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn.” I’d add that the creation of a thousand dreams is in one child. We should’ve tended to the planet better twenty and fifty years ago — we know that now. But here is the next generation, just as full of optimism and creative genius as we were at…

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    Once Upon a Tree…

    As the mom of a preschooler, I read A LOT of children’s books. And as an employee at the Arbor Day Foundation, I find great joy in the number of children’s books that use…

    By Kim Peacock | May 4, 2016