Tree of Wonder The Many Marvelous Lives of a Rainforest Tree by Kate Messner
  

Tree of Wonder The Many Marvelous Lives of a Rainforest Tree

Written by Kate Messner
Illustrated by

Synopsis

Tree of Wonder The Many Marvelous Lives of a Rainforest Tree by Kate Messner

Deep in the forest, in the warm-wet green, 1 almendro tree grows, stretching its branches toward the sun. Who makes their homes here? 2 great green macaws, 4 keel-billed toucans, 8 howler monkeys, 16 fruit bats, 32 fer-de-lance vipers, 64 agoutis, 128 blue morpho butterflies, 256 poison dart frogs, 512 rusty wandering spiders, 1,024 leafcutter ants. Count each and every one as life multiplies again and again in this lush and fascinating book about the rainforest.

Reviews

Based on the wonderful idea that a single tree supports thousands of lives, this is an attractive and layered picture book with two kinds of text

About the Author

Kate Messner is the author of several books for young readers including Over and Under the Snow and Down in the Dirt. Simona Mulazzani has illustrated more than 60 books and has received a Silver Medal from the Society of Illustrators.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
36 pages
Interest Age: From 5 to 8 years

Author

Kate Messner
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Publisher

Chronicle Books

Publication date

21st September 2015

ISBN

9781452112480


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