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Elizabeth Jardina

Elizabeth Jardina, a writer and gardener, lives on the San Francisco peninsula.
"Tree" author Melina Sempill Watts.

‘Tree:’ The Life Story of a 229-Year-Old Live Oak

This debut novel answers the question, 'If this tree could speak, what would it say?' The protagonist, Quercus agrifolia, tells of its life among the indigenous Chumash people, Spanish explorers, Californios and the inhabitants of present-day Los Angeles.

Dec 7, 2018
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