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Sleeping Under the Tree of Life

(2016)
A novel by

 
 
Awards
James Tiptree, Jr. Award Best Book (nominee)
Sleeping Under the Tree of Life evokes the realm of ancestral knowledge with a deep respect for the natural world, a love of language, and an invitation for survival, and asks: Who survives without being transformed? Beneath luminous layers of imagery and mythology, science and nature, fantasy and the recounting of history, is the grace and tenderness of a poet's heart, the unwavering gaze of an oracle's vision, and the dreamlike whimsy of a storyteller's mind. Hope, love, and hard truths spring from these pages of a writer whose imagination conjures an unforgettable journey. Readers enter these poems and stories the way some souls enter church, a quiet garden, or a stand of trees--for rest, for the blessing of silence and reverie, for beauty if not redemption.

    

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Paperback Editions

August 2016 : USA Paperback
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Title: Sleeping Under the Tree of Life (Conversation Pieces) (Volume 50)
Author(s): Sheree Renee Thomas
ISBN: 1-61976-111-4 / 978-1-61976-111-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Aqueduct Press
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Kindle Editions

July 2016 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Sleeping Under the Tree of Life
Author(s): Sheree Renee Thomas
Publisher: Aqueduct Press
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA