Adrienne Ross Scanlan has book suggestions in the New York Journal of Books for your holiday gift list or to add to the stack on your nightstand. You might be intrigued by Adrienne’s review of the The Journey of Trees, which she says “offers weathered optimism.” You might be captivated by Once Upon a Time I Lived on Mars, by a journalist “who once hoped to be a real NASA astronaut.” Watch Adrienne’s website for updates on her own book in progress. image: Poulina Zimmerman