The Inside Tree
Publication Date: February 2010
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Mr. Potter lives all alone in his little house. And outside is a little yard with just enough room for one little tree. In fact, its such a fine tree that good-hearted Mr. Potter feels bad that it stands there all alone in the yard while he stays warm by the fire inside the house. It doesnt seem right that the tree is never invited in. And so he decides to do just that. But what will happen when the tree grows and grows and growsand his little house stays exactly the same size?
Linda Smith is the author of When Moon Fell Down, Mrs. Biddlebox, There Was an Old Woman Who Lived in a Boot, and the Charlotte Zolotow Award Honor Book Mrs. Crump's Cat. Linda lived a full life in a short period of time. On June 28, 2000, she passed away after a two-year battle with breast cancer, but she left behind a world of language, love, and good humor that shines through in her books.