The Tara Tree (Paperback)
The Tara Tree is a timely tale of adventure, imagination, and friendship that puts the plight of our planet at the top of the list. It is the first in the Earth-friendly series, Tales of the West Wind. Five shipwrecked animlas who wish only to go home are stranded on a tiny island where they discover the last magic tree on Earth and are forever changed because of it. As they attempt to build a ship that will fly them home again, they find it will take more than magic to succeed.
About the Author
Donna Cook is a Colorado artist, writer, environmentalist and animal lover. She and her husband are fortunate to live with four animals, to whom she has read this story many times. One of her favorite quotes is from Native American culture. "Treat the earth well. It was not given to you by your parents, it was loaned to you by your children." During author visits, she helps her audience make a tree from a paper bag. In doing so, they commit to using less plastic in an effort to clean up the oceans. she is well on her way to reaching her goal of 1,000 paper bag Tara trees. Donna is currently at work on the second book in the Tales of The West Wind series entitled The Tara Star.