The Growing-Tree, A Novel

The Growing-Tree is Gwen’s first novel.The book is available for purchase in multiple formats. Click on the logos below to purchase your copy from your favorite retailer today!


Write Night

I will host:

Write Night at the

Waterford Library
November 26th

Speaker: Nancy Butler

Learn More

Also available at these retailers-


Niantic Book Barn,

Bank Square Books Mystic,

Savoy Books Westerly,

or email me directly for signed copies at (signed copy) in subject line


About the Author

Gwen Mariani is a writer, an inventor and a student of the spiritual arts. She lives in Waterford, Connecticut with her husband, two sons and three dogs. Whether she is designing a new project, writing poetry, brain storming her next story line, or enjoying time with her family and dogs, Gwen enjoys a quiet life that keeps her grounded and inspired to connect with others through her work.

Drawing inspiration from nature, animals and the challenges many face in life; her hope is to inspire others to live an authentic, soulful life. A writer of poetry and affirmation since childhood she is pleased to release her first Novel “The Growing-Tree” as a symbol of growth and encouragement when life’s obstacles shift the very foundation of the life we live. Her hope is to reach and connect with those searching for the strength within themselves and inspire them to reach beyond their limitations and grow as individuals.

Books are not the only thing that Gwen has in store for you. Stay tuned for more projectsto be announced in the future!