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Giving Tree (Hardcover)
"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 with Lafcadio, the Lion Who Shot Back. He is also the creator of picture books including A 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 as Where the Sidewalk Ends, A Light in the Attic, Falling Up, Every Thing On It, Don't Bump the Glump!, and Runny Babbit.
|Genre||JUVENILE FICTION / Classics|
|Genre Detail||Juvenile Grades 1-2 Ages 6-7|
|Publisher Date||1964-06-01 00:00:00.0|
|Publisher||Harpercollins Childrens Books|
|Unit weight||0.95 lb|
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 - DonnaRead More
This will be a gift for a new grandchild. I've enjoyed this book & hope my grand baby will too, in time.Read More
I remember this book from when I was a kid. Love it.Read More
gave as a gift to nephew. my favorite book as a childRead More
All of Silverstein's collections, a definite must have in your families library!Read More
It's been 2 weeks and still haven't received the book. Don't order unless you have time to wait.Read More
Questions & Answers
I have always loved this story.
Shel Silverstein, a classic childrens author next to Dr. Suess. The Giving Tree can be a childs first insight into the "true" meaning of giving.
It was on the Christmas gift list of a family member.
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