St Albans authors 10 tree books for children

10:48 22 May 2014

Kate Bretherton

Kate Bretherton

Archant

Ten small books on trees for small people have been published by local author Kate Bretherton.

The author of The Remarkable Trees of St Albans took on board comments from readers that they wished they had learned to recognise trees as children and created a series of Hello Trees books geared at children.

Each book is given a name and they range from Arthur and Annie Ash through Crabby Crabapple to Olly Oak.

They focus on common trees which are easy to spot while out and about.

Kate is hosting a workshop for youngsters at 11am and 3pm this Saturday (24) at Waterstones in St Albans at which she will have magnifying glasses, twigs, flowers and fruits for the children to scrutinise and look up.

0 comments

Comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Royston Crow visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Royston Crow staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Royston Crow account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

47 minutes ago
Diary dates

Christmas is coming, and local schools are gearing up for festive events to help raise funds, and have some fun.

Yesterday, 15:09
Royston Hospital

A group dedicated to supporting Royston Hospital has decided to widen its fundraising objectives.

Yesterday, 09:01
Work on the Plantation Walk.

Volunteers from one of Royston’s biggest firms have been getting green fingered to help restore a local plantation.

Saturday, November 22, 2014
The Flintstones Save Christmas

Well, nobody can say it’s a Christmas show that they’ve seen before...

”North

Most read stories

E-edition