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This is the story of a sugar maple tree and the child who planted it. They are friends, growing up together. Come share in their relationship-and see what a good friend a tree can be. Who knows, you might even decide to plant one of your own.
ISBN: 0152661972 ISBN-13: 9780152661977 Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
Lois Ehlert uses watercolor collage and pieces of actual seeds, fabric, wire, and roots in this innovative and rich introduction to the life of a tree. A special glossary explains how roots absorb nutrients, what photosynthesis is, how sap circulates, and other facts about trees. “Children will beg to share this book over and over.”--American Bookseller
LOIS EHLERT has created many celebrated picture books inspired by the world around her. She lives in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.