Giving Tree (Hardcover)

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    "Once there was a tree . . . and she loved a little boy."

    The Giving Tree is fifty! Celebrate with this special edition that features a stunning metallic green jacket and a gold anniversary sticker.The Giving Tr...


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    "Once there was a tree . . . and she loved a little boy."

    The Giving Tree is fifty! Celebrate with this special edition that features a stunning metallic green jacket and a gold anniversary sticker.The Giving Tree, a story of unforgettable perception, beautifully written and illustrated by the gifted and versatile Shel Silverstein, has been a classic favorite for generations.

    Since it was first published fifty years ago, Shel Silverstein's poignant picture book for readers of all ages has offered a touching interpretation of the gift of giving and a serene acceptance of another's capacity to love in return.

    Shel Silverstein's incomparable career as a bestselling children's book author and illustrator began withLafcadio, the Lion Who Shot Back. He is also the creator of picture books includingA Giraffe and a Half, Who Wants a Cheap Rhinoceros?, The Missing Piece,The Missing Piece Meets the Big O, and the perennial favorite The Giving Tree, and of classic poetry collections such asWhere the Sidewalk Ends, A Light in the Attic, Falling Up,Every Thing On It, Don't Bump the Glump!, and Runny Babbit.

    Supports the Common Core State Standards.


    ISBN 9780060256654
    Genre JUVENILE FICTION / Classics
    Genre Detail Juvenile Grades 1-2 Ages 6-7
    Format Hardcover
    Publisher Date 1964-06-01 00:00:00.0
    Publisher Harpercollins Childrens Books
    Copyright Year 1964
    Height 9.25 in
    Wdth 7.5 in
    Thickness 0.75 in
    Unit weight 0.95 lb
    Language English
    Audience Children/juvenile
    Authors Silverstein, Shel

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    • Classic

      All of Silverstein's collections, a definite must have in your families library!

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    • Giving Tree

      It's been 2 weeks and still haven't received the book. Don't order unless you have time to wait.

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    • Great Service, fast shipping, AWESOME Book!

      This is one of the best kids books. It is not only smart but very easy for kids to read with cute pictures. Great Buy!

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    • Giving Tree

      This book is so touching. I recommend to all. I read this to my classes and the children love it. This will be a book I will keep forever!

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    • Great Book

      Very good book, takes me back to my childhood! Hard cover, great quality.

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    • Giving Tree

      I would highly recommend this book as a gift or for oneself, It has wonderful symbolisms and can be very touching to the spirit. Thank you - Donna

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