The giving tree

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From Shel Silverstein, New York Times bestselling author of Where the Sidewalk Ends and A Light in the Attic, comes a poignant picture book about love and acceptance, cherished for over fifty years. This household classic is perfect for both young readers and lifelong fans.

"Once there was a tree...and she loved a little boy."

So begins a story of unforgettable perception, beautifully written and illustrated by the gifted and versatile Shel Silverstein. This moving parable for all ages offers a touching interpretation of the gift of giving and a serene acceptance of another's capacity to love in return.

Every day the boy would come to the tree to eat her apples, swing from her branches, or slide down her trunk...and the tree was happy. But as the boy grew older he began to want more from the tree, and the tree gave and gave and gave. This is a tender story, touched with sadness, aglow with consolation.

And don't miss Runny Babbit Returns, the new book from Shel Silverstein!

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9780060256654
9780590396219
006124001
9780060586751
9780061240010
9780060256661
9780061965104
060256664
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9780060256654
Accelerated Reader:
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Level 2.6, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
530L
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subject_facet Books with discs
Electronic books
Friendship -- Juvenile fiction
Generosity -- Fiction
Generosity -- Juvenile fiction
JUVENILE FICTION / Classics
JUVENILE FICTION / Love & Romance
JUVENILE FICTION / Social Issues / Emotions & Feelings
Juvenile works
Love -- Fiction
Love -- Juvenile fiction
Love stories
Romance fiction
Sacrifice -- Juvenile fiction
Trees
Trees -- Fiction
Trees -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The giving tree
title_full The Giving Tree Silverstein, Shel.
The giving tree / by Shel Silverstein
The giving tree Silverstein, Shel.
The giving tree [electronic resource] Silverstein, Shel.
title_short The giving tree
topic_facet Electronic books
Fiction
Friendship
Generosity
JUVENILE FICTION / Classics
JUVENILE FICTION / Love & Romance
JUVENILE FICTION / Social Issues / Emotions & Feelings
Love
Romance fiction
Sacrifice
Trees
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