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 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.


SB&F Award of Excellence

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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36 pages


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Publication date

21st September 2015



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