Special Magnificent Missouri Edition of “The Man Who Planted Trees” – A Conservation Classic


A fable about a man who found happiness by planting one acorn at a time, The Man Who Planted Trees by Jean Giono tells a tale of transformation that highlights the importance of conservation. In the new special edition, the original text of the book and the beautiful woodcut illustrations are accompanied by a foreword and afterword written by Dan Burkhardt about Magnificent Missouri, the Missouri River valley, and the land along the Katy Trail.

Price: $10 plus $5 for shipping and handling

100% of the proceeds go to support our mission of conserving and increasing appreciation of the Katy Trail and the last 100 miles of the Missouri River Valley — as a premier regional asset — through education, events, and collaborative projects.