Tree of Wonder: The Many Marvelous Lives of a Rainforest Tree

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Tree of Wonder: The Many Marvelous Lives of a Rainforest Tree

by Kate Messner

First Release:

October 2015

ISBN: 9781452112480

“In Latin America, the almendro tree is known as the ‘tree of life,’ and for good reason.” More than a thousand different organisms—from howler monkeys to poison dart frogs—make this tree their home. More about the almendro tree, with environmental-organization resources. Rainforest math problems. Sources for further information. Full-color illustrations were rendered in acrylic and pencil.

  • ISBN: 9781452112480
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Chronicle
    Page Count: 36
    Trim Size: 9" x 9"
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 5.1, Points: 0.5
    Lexile: Level: NC1060L
    Awards & Honors: 2016 AAAS/Subaru SB&F Prizes for Excellence in Science Books, Finalist, Picture Book; 100 Notable Titles for Reading and Sharing 2015, Children’s Books
    Genre: Nonfic
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