LONDON, Ky., October 27, 2021 / PRNewswire-PRWeb / – A contributing columnist for a local newspaper, Connie L. Taylor gathered his articles on the history of plants to create his book “Plant Folklore: 120 Stories” (published by Archway Publishing). Published in 2018, the author is embarking on a new marketing campaign to promote his book more widely.
Sharing the history of each plant, covering 120 species, the book explains how plants found in the United States, and in particular in the Appalachians, were used before and how some are still used today. “Plant Folklore” includes both myths and truths about plants that people see in various places today that they might take for granted. The book gives readers of the outdoors and budding naturalists tips and advice they can use to identify flowers and collect wildflower seeds or plants with respect and care.
“I want (the readers) to see how our ancestors used plants to flavor their gums, drinks and other foods and what role this played in our lives,” Taylor says, adding that his book “tells about how important plants were. in the past”.
“Plant Folklore” is available for purchase online at the Archway link above, from Barnes & Noble and on Amazon at: https://www.amazon.com/Plant-Folklore-Stories-Connie -Taylor / dp / 1480863602.
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Hardcover | 5.5 x 8.5 in | 240 pages | ISBN 9781480863606
Soft cover | 5.5 x 8.5 in | 240 pages | ISBN 9781480863590
Electronic book | 240 pages | ISBN 9781480863613
Available on Amazon and Barnes & Noble
About the Author
Connie L. Taylor is born in Science Hill, Kentucky, and he was raised in Dayton, Ohio. After serving in Vietnam with the United States Marine Corps, Taylor returned to Kentucky and enrolled in college. He then wrote for the local newspaper of London, Kentucky, as a contributing columnist, and it was published in AT Journeys, the official magazine of the Appalachian Trail Conservancy.
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