Diana Wells

Diana Wells is the author of 100 Birds and How They Got Their Names, 100 Flowers and How They Got Their Names and Lives of the Trees: An Uncommon history, has written for Friends Journal, and is contributing editor of the journal Greenprints. Born in Jerusalem, she has lived in England and Italy and holds an honors degree in history from Oxford University. She now lives with her husband on a farm in Pennsylvania.

To listen to her interview on NPR follow this link: http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=122294877 

Lives of the Trees: An Uncommon History Cover Image
ISBN: 9781565124912
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Published: Algonquin Books - January 19th, 2010

100 Flowers and How They Got Their Names Cover Image
By Diana Wells, Ippy Patterson (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781565121386
Availability: Special Order
Published: Algonquin Books - January 2nd, 1997

100 Birds and How They Got Their Names Cover Image
By Diana Wells, Lauren Jarrett (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781565122819
Availability: Backordered
Published: Algonquin Books - October 30th, 2001



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