The Osage Orange Tree

The Osage Orange Tree

A Story by William Stafford

by William Stafford

Illustrated by Dennis Cunningham

Foreword by Naomi Shihab Nye

A powerful story of young love by one of America's most beloved poets

The Osage Orange Tree, a never-before-published story by beloved poet William Stafford, is about young love complicated by misunderstanding and the insecurity of adolescence, set against the backdrop of poverty brought on by the Great Depression. The narrator recalls a girl he once knew. He and Evangeline, both shy, never ...

  • Hardcover
  • 9781595341846
  • Published: January 2014


  • eBook
  • 9781595341020
  • Published: January 2014