With more than 180,000 trees planted so far on behalf of readers, authors and publishers working with Eco-Libris, it's no surprise that we think planting trees to green up books is a great idea.. But we also want to hear what readers think about it and why they believe planting trees for their books is a good idea.
So for 41 days until Earth Day, we publish here the 41 best replies we receive, one reply a day. All replies are gathered and presented on the campaign's page.
Reason no. 5:
We should plant trees for books because they sacrificed their lives so we could read. Let's repay our debt! - Eric Wilson, co-founder of 2ndgreenrevolution.comThank you Eric for sharing with us your thoughts on planting trees for your book!
Eric, just like all the other readers whose replies we'll publish, is winning one of the great 41 prizes we give away on this campaign, courtesy of our partners. Winners can choose their prize from a great list of gifts including a $25 gift card for Strand Bookstore, audiobooks from Simon & Schuster Audio (such as The Half Life by Jennifer Weiner, American Assassin by Vince Flynn and Essence of Happiness by the Dalai Lama) and great books, like Planet Home by Jeffrey Hollender, Spit That Out! by Paige Wolf, Menu Dating by Tristan Coopersmith and The Healthy Home by Dave Wentz and Dr. Myron Wentz. You can see the full list of the prizes on the campaign's page.
If you want to participate in the campaign, we still have some spots available so please send us your reply, either by adding a comment here or sending it to firstname.lastname@example.org. We look forward to hearing from you.
Raz @ Eco-Libris
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