How the Forest Grew by William Jaspersohn

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This book could be about any forest because most forests grow the same way. First, the land is open and green. Then, the changes begin.

"Careful explanation, an elegant, reverent style, and beautiful illustrations highlight this chronology of a forest's growth." -- Booklist.


About William Jaspersohn

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Published January 1, 1980 by Greenwillow Books. 55 pages
Genres: Nature & Wildlife, Children's Books, Literature & Fiction, Science & Math. Fiction

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Have you ever wondered where forests come from, and how they grow?"" With that, Jaspersohn takes us back 200 years to an abandoned farm in Massa-chusetts.

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Naturalistic etchings augment this timely tale about the transformation of an ``open and green'' farmland into a dense forest.

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