A Tree and Its Fruit, a book about symbolism, The Children of the Garden, Reggie's Story, a book about addiction and incarceration, Believe, a book about self awareness, The Mystery Behind The Symbol, are some of the books George Maris has written and published.. George Maris is an author and creator of online publishing, books on demand. When George Maris was interested in publishing his work in early 2000, he was approached by many publishers who wanted to charge exuberant amounts of money. He wanted to start something that other authors needed, a place to write and publish their work. Most of his work can be viewed on line or in stores. A Tree and Its Fruit, a book about Symbolism. Believe, The Children Of The Garden are only a few books that he has published. He grew up in The Bronx and moved to Brooklyn New York, where he attended City University of New York, Brooklyn College.