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Join the renowned Dr. Jane Goodall and New York Times bestselling author Peter Wohlleben for an uplifting conversation about the natural world, in celebration of Wohlleben’s new book "The Heartbeat of Trees." The conversation will be moderated by Donna Seaman. Left Bank Books joins Books & Books and bookstores across the country for this exclusive conversation and book launch. This is an exclusive event that requires purchase of "The Heartbeat of Trees" or purchase of a $5 event ticket from Left Bank Books for admission. Only 50 signed copies of The Heartbeat of Trees are available, so purchase your copy early! We will send you a link and unique password to access the event ahead of the event. About The Heartbeat of Trees The New York Times bestselling author of "The Hidden Life of Trees," Peter Wohlleben, returns to his and his readers’ favorite subject—trees—in this powerful, timely new book. Drawing on new scientific discoveries, "The Heartbeat of Trees" reveals the profound interactions humans can have with nature, exploring the language of the forest, the consciousness of plants, and the eroding boundary between flora and fauna. Wohlleben shares how to see, feel, smell, hear, and even taste your journey into the woods. Above all, he reveals a wondrous cosmos where humans are a part of nature, and where conservation is not just about saving trees—it’s about saving ourselves, too. "As Peter Wohlleben reminds us in The Heartbeat of Trees, trees are the vocabulary of nature as forests are the brainbank of a living planet. This was the codex of the ancient world, and it must be the fine focus of our future." -- Dr. Diana Beresford-Kroeger, author of "To Speak for the Trees" and "The Global Forest" "Astonishment after astonishment--that is the great gift of The Heartbeat of Trees. It is both a celebration of the wonders of trees, and a howl of outrage at how recklessly we profane them." --Kathleen Dean Moore, author of "Earth's Wild Music" About the Spea
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