20 Books Featuring Forests and Trees

Finding inspiration amongst the leaves

Forests inevitably play on our imaginations. They're places of great beauty and inspiration, but can just as easily seem dark and menacing. Writers throughout history have latched onto woods as settings for stories and poems, or as places of great natural beauty that deserve celebration. Here are a few of our favourite books that celebrate forests and trees.

List created by

Brianne Moore

Brianne is a website editor with Scottish Book Trust

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