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Children's Books

  • Arnosky, Jim. In the Forest. New York: Lothrop, Lee and Shepard Books, 1964.
  • Arnosky, Jim. Crinkleroot's Guide to Knowing Trees. New York: Bradbury Press, 1991.
  • Bash, Barbara. Urban Roosts:Where Birds Nest in the City. Boston: Sierra Club/Little, Brown and Co., 1990.
  • Bellamy, David. The Roadside. New York: C.N. Potter: Distributed by Crown, 1988.
  • Burne, David. Tree. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1988
  • Caduto, Michael J. Keepers of the Animals. Golden, CO: Fulcrum Publishing, 1988.
  • Cherry, Lynn. The Great Kapok Tree: A tale of the Amazon rainforest. Orlando, FL: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1990.
  • Donahue, Mike. The Grandpa Tree. Boulder, CO: Robert Rinehart, 1988.
  • George, Jean Craighead. A Day in the Tropical Rainforest. New York: Crowell, 1990.
  • George, Jean Craighead. The Hole in the Tree. New York: Dutton, 1957.
  • George, Jean Craighead. My Side of the Mountain. New York: Dutton, 1988.
  • Gibbons, Gail. Tell Me,Tree: All about trees for kids. Boston: Little Brown & Co., 2002.
  • Grummer,Arnold. Paper by Kids. Minneapolis, MN: Dillon Press, 1980.
  • Guiberson, Brenda Z. Cactus Hotel. New York: Henry Holt & Co., 1991.
  • Hamilton,Virginia. M.C. Higgins,The Great. New York: Macmillan, 1974.
  • Herberman, Ethan. The City Kid's Field Guide. New York: Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers, 1989.
  • Hiscock, Bruce. The Big Tree. New York: Macmillan Children's Book Group, 1991.
  • Helfman, Elizabeth S. The Bushmen and Their Stories. San Francisco: Seabury, 1971.
  • Howard, Jane R. When I'm Sleepy. New York: E.P. Dutton, 1985.
  • Iverson, Diane. My favorite tree:Terrific trees of North America. Nevada City, CA: Dawn Publications, 1999.
  • Johnson, Sylvia A. How Leaves Change. Lerner Publishing Group, 1986.
  • Kellogg, Steven. Johnny Appleseed. New York:William Morrow and Co., 1988.
  • Kerven, Rosalind. Earth Magic, Sky Magic: North American Indian Tales. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1991.
  • Kerven, Rosalind. The Tree in the Moon and Other Legends of Plants and Trees. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1989.
  • Kirkland, Jane. Take a Tree Walk. Lionville, PA: Stillwater Publishing, 2002.
  • Kuhn, Dwight. The Hidden Life of the Forest. New York: Crown Publishers, 1988.
  • Lormier, Mary. Among the Trees: A journal of walks in the woods and flower hunting through field and by brook. Whitefish, MT: Kessinger Publishing, 2004.
  • Mayo, Gretchen Will. Earthmaker's Tales: North American Indian stories about Earth happenings.New York:Walker and Co., 1989.
  • Morgan, Sally. A Giant Tree in the Rainforest. Mankato, MN:Thameside Press, 2000.
  • Norris, Louanne and Howard E. Smith, Jr. An Oak Tree Dies and a Journey Begins. New York: Crown, 1979.
  • Parnall, Peter. Apple Tree. New York: Macmillan, 1987.
  • Parnall, Peter. Woodpile. New York: Macmillan, 1990.
  • Reed-Jones, Carol. Tree in the Ancient Forest. Dawn Publications, 1995
  • Romanova, Natalia. Once There Was a Tree. New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1985.
  • Rose, Deborah L. The People Who Hugged the Trees:An environmental folk tale. Roberts Rinehart, Niwot, CO, 1990.
  • Ryder, Joanne. Hello Tree! New York: Dutton Children's Books, 1991.
  • Selsam, M. and J. Hunt. Keep Looking! New York: Macmillan Publishing, 1989.
  • Shetterly, Susan Hand. Shelterwood. Tilbury House Publishers, 2003.
  • Silverstein, Shel. The Giving Tree. New York: HarperCollins Children's Books, 1964.
  • Svedberg, Ulf. Nicky the Nature Detective. New York: R&S Books/Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1988.
  • Taylor, Kim. Eyewitness Look Closer. Tree Life. New York: Dorling Kindersley, 1992.
  • Taylor, Mildred D. Song of the Trees. New York: Bantam Books, Inc., 1984.
  • Thompson,Vivian L. Hawaiian Myths of Earth, Sea, and Sky. Honolulu, HI: University of Hawaii Press, 1988.
  • Thornhill, Jan. A Tree in a Forest. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1992.
  • Tresselt, Alvin. The Gift of the Tree. New York: Lothrop, Lee, and Shepard Books, 1992.
  • Udry, Janice May. A Tree is Nice. Harper Collins, 1987.

Adult Books

  • Benvie, Sam. The Encyclopedia of North American Trees. Buffalo, N.Y.: Firefly Books, 2000.
  • Giono, Jean. The Man who Planted Trees. Boston: Shambhala, 1999.
  • Greenberg, David: Treehouses in Paradise: Fantasy designs for the 21st century. New York: H.N.Abrams, 2006.
  • Harris, John. A Treehouse of Your Own: A step-by-step guide to building an American treetop retreat. Hauppauge, NY: Barron's, 2005.
  • Hill, Julia Butterfly. The Legacy of Luna. San Francisco: Harper, 2000.
  • Lewington,Anna, ed. Ancient Trees:Trees that live for 1,000 years. London: Collins & Brown; New York: Distributed in the U.S. and Canada by Sterling Publishing Co., 1999.
  • Markowsky, Judy Kellogg. Shelterwood Teacher's Guide. Tilbury House, 1999.
  • Nelson, Peter N. and Gerry Hadden. Home Tree Home: Principles of Treehouse construction and other tall tales. New York: Penguin Books, 1997.
  • Nelson, Peter and Judy. The Treehouse Book. New York: Universe Publishing, 2000.
  • Nelson, Peter. Treehouses of the World. New York: H.N.Abrams, 2004.
  • Nelson, Peter. Treehouses:The art and craft of living out on a limb. Boston: Houghton Mifflin,1994.
  • Pearson, David. Treehouses. White River Junction,VT: Chelsea Green Publishing Co., c2001.
  • Seifert, Patti. Exploring tree habitats. Greenvale, NY: Mondo Pub., 1994.
  • Stiles, David. How to Build Treehouses, Huts and Forts. Guilford, CT: Lyons Press, 2003.
  • Stiles, David and Jeanie. Tree Houses You can Actually Build: A weekend project book. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1998.
  • Trulove, James Grayson. Tree Houses by Architects. New York: Harper Design International,an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2004.