The Caldecott award-winning book that speaks simply and elegantly of the many pleasures a tree provides. Ages 4-8.
Copyright 1987 Reed Business Information, Inc.
"A radiant and buoyant picture book." -- -- The Horn Book
"This is one of those books which prick a child into a realization of the beauty of the everyday world." -- -- The New York Times
I don't know what it is about this book but my toddler LOVES it. She has had me reading this book to her several times a day since she was 18 months old. She is 2 now. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Jude
The book is written as if I wrote I myself. It has the same ideas and feelings as my own.Published 7 months ago by Maxine Clark
Great book for the Kindergarten tree unit. It also lent itself to Author's point of view.
The kids also liked the contrast of colored pages and black/white pages.
For an Earth Day readaloud, “A Tree is Nice” is a great choice. On the surface, its simple, beautiful language appears maybe a little too simplistic for our modern three year old... Read morePublished 12 months ago by Travis Ann Sherman