Butterfly Tree

Butterfly Tree Cover

Butterfly Tree

By Sandra Markle; Leslie Wu (Illustrator)

Peachtree Publishers, Hardcover, 9781561455393, 1pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2011

One late afternoon in early September, Jilly sees something. It looks like its raining black pepper from a clear blue sky. Then the black rain becomes a wispy mist. And then a spooky orange cloud. What can it be? Jilly and Mom set out to identify the mysterious orange cloud. Illustrations.

About the Author
Sandra Markle has written more than seventy nonfiction books about science for children. She has won more than thirty awards for her work. In addition to her books, Ms. Markle has developed science specials for television as well as Internet-based educational programs. She lives in New Zealand.

Leslie Wu has illustrated several picture books, including Joan Sweeney's "Bijou, Bonbon & Beau: The Kittens Who Danced for Degas". Her work includes book, magazine, and advertising projects, and her paintings are held by corporate and private collections in the United States and Japan. She lives in Chicago, Illinois.