Novelist K. S. Brooks and publisher Cambridge Books have just released "The Mighty Oak and Me," a unique and innovative book which introduces children to ecology and the real-life world of trees through full-color photographs.
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Cambridge, Maryland, 12 June 2009 — Cambridge Books has just released The Mighty Oak and Me, a new book by K. S. Brooks. It is currently available on Amazon.com and will become available through bookstores and other online venues soon.
The Mighty Oak and Me is a unique children’s book about an incredible 300 year old oak tree in Brooks' backyard. Teachers across the country are hailing The Mighty Oak and Me as a valuable educational tool. Elementary School Teacher Nora Lynch comments “I believe this book should be in every primary school library! It is enchanting and informative.”
“I am extremely pleased with the response from the educational community, as well as the way kids’ eyes light up when they look at the pictures,” K. S. Brooks said. “This story is important because trees are an important part of our world.” Neighborhood children expressed great interest in the massive oak tree, sparking Brooks to write this book.
The publisher, Cambridge Books, is a small press located in Cambridge, Maryland. “We are very proud to have published The Mighty Oak and Me by K. S. Brooks,” said Arline Chase, publisher. “We are a small company and choose our books carefully. We only publish work from writers we feel are talented and have a lot to offer.”
K. S. Brooks has won awards for her action-adventure novel, Lust for Danger, her poetry and her photography. Her poetry, articles and photographs can be found in books, magazines, newspapers, galleries and web sites worldwide.
K. S. Brooks enjoys meeting readers at book-signings, speaking to local groups at libraries, schools, and clubs, and may be contacted through her website at www.TheMightyOakAndMe.com.