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A Log's Life

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Publisher Comments:

andlt;iandgt;andlt;bandgt;One stormy day a strong wind rages through the forest, causing an old oak tree to bend and sway. Lightning strikes; the tree crashes to the ground. Now it's a giant log.andlt;/bandgt;andlt;/iandgt; andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt; In this fascinating book, author Wendy Pfeffer and illustrator Robin Brickman introduce readers to they life cycle of a tree. The informative, lyrical text is complemented by stunning, three-dimensional paper sculptures that showcase the forest ecosystem, inspiring readers to take a close look at the trees — and logs — in their own backyards.

Synopsis:

Through the simple yet dramatic story of a tree's life, death, and decomposition, this book introduces the cycle of life and illustrates the interdependence of living creatures. Includes a teacher's guide. Full color.

About the Author

andlt;bandgt;Wendy Pfefferandlt;/bandgt; is the author of several children's books, including andlt;Iandgt;Polar Bearsandlt;/iandgt; and andlt;Iandgt;From Tadpole to Frog,andlt;/iandgt; as well as numerous articles and stories for magazines. Her full-time writing career includes teaching writing to adults and children. She previously taught first grade, and was the founding director for a nursery school. She lives in Pennington, New Jersey, with her husband, Tom.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781416934837
Author:
Pfeffer, Wendy
Publisher:
Aladdin Paperbacks
Illustrator:
Brickman, Robin
Author:
Brickman,
Author:
Brickman, Robin
Author:
Robin
Subject:
Trees
Subject:
Animals
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Nature
Subject:
Forests & Trees
Subject:
Science & Nature - Earth Sciences
Subject:
Science & Nature - Environmental Science & Eco Logy
Subject:
Science & Nature - Biology
Subject:
Science & Nature - Trees & Forests
Subject:
Ecology
Subject:
Childrens Science
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Publication Date:
20070331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from P up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
8 x 10 in 4.375 oz
Children's Book Type:
Picture / Wordless
Age Level:
04-08

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"Synopsis" by , Through the simple yet dramatic story of a tree's life, death, and decomposition, this book introduces the cycle of life and illustrates the interdependence of living creatures. Includes a teacher's guide. Full color.
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