The Tree That Time Built

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The Tree That Time Built

A Celebration of Nature, Science, and Imagination [With CD (Audio)]

By Mary Ann Hoberman; Linda Winston; Barbara Fortin (Illustrator)

Sourcebooks, Hardcover, 9781402225178, 209pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2009

Description
Tree That Time Built is a moving anthology of more than 100 poems celebrating the wonders of the natural world and encouraging environmental awareness.


About the Author
Mary Ann Hoberman is a poet and the critically acclaimed author of many books for children, including the beloved A House Is a House for Me, winner of the National Book Award. Other popular titles include The Seven Silly Eaters and the You Read to Me, I'll Read to You series. In 2008, Mary Ann was named Children's Poet Laureate of America by the Poetry Foundation. Linda Winston, a cultural anthropologist and teacher, has worked with students of all ages, from kindergarten through graduate school. She is the author of Keepsakes: Using Family Stories in Elementary Classrooms and Grandpartners: Intergenerational Learning and Civic Renewal, K-6. She lives in New York City.


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