TheIRON Book of Tree Poetry,to be published in March 2020, contains more than 50 contemporary poemsinspired by trees, selected from more than 500 submitted. Contributors includesuch well-known writers as Jacob Polley, Linda France, Robin Moss, Kitty Fitzgerald, S.J.Litherland, Peter Bennet and Debian Chatterjee plus many new voices. Thesettings include forests, woods, city centres, rubbish tips and there'seven one poem set underwater. As well as celebrating the trees, the imaginativeresponse of the authors emphasises what a vital role they are now seen toplay in the future of our fragile planet. The book is edited by Eileen Jonesand Peter Mortimer with a foreword by Max Adams.