After selling out two print runs, The New Sylva, is now back in stock. The waiting list looks like it’s currently 2-4 weeks from Amazon, but Sylva Foundation now has stock in its online shop with the advantage that I sign these copies and profits go to the charity. Sadly, due to a smaller print run for this… Read More
I’m really pleased to be taking part in the Evelyn200 project by giving a talk on 5th June at Deptford, London. Evelyn200 is a project to plant 200 trees in the Evelyn ward in Lewisham, and to celebrate 200 years since the publication of John Evelyn’s diaries. Evelyn wrote about trees, pollution, the built environment,… Read More
“In the forty years of my professional career and the ten years of my retirement I have read and reviewed many forestry books but this is by far the the most outstanding in its style, content, illustrations, readability and historical value.” Read More
I will be speaking alongside co-author Sarah Simblet about the making of The New Sylva at the Oxford Literary Festival on 26th March Read More
The cover design on The New Sylva is revealed Read More
A guest blog by our copy-editor provides an interesting perspective on The New Sylva which is published by Bloomsbury early next year.