Picture a Tree by Barbara Reid

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"Picture a tree--what do YOU see? Picture a tree, from every season, and from every angle. These wondrous beings give shade and shelter. Now look again. Look closer. The possibilities are endless." In this gorgeous new picture book, Barbara Reid brings her vision, her craft, and her signature Plasticine artwork to the subject of trees. Each page is a celebration, and you will never look at trees in quite the same way again.

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Barbara Reid is an award-winning author-illustrator best known for her work in Plasticine. Her previous Whitman titles include Fox Walked Alone and Perfect Snow. She lives in Toronto, Canada.
Published March 1, 2013 by Albert Whitman & Company. 32 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Nature & Wildlife, Children's Books, Health, Fitness & Dieting.

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Master of Plasticine Reid returns with a celebration of trees and the people who love them.

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PreS-Gr 2—Viewers are invited to think about how trees can be pictured: as a drawing on the sky, a skeleton, a tunnel, an ocean, a pirate ship, and more. Reid's Plasticine illustrations are remarkable. They are highly detailed and intricately developed, with layers of texture and color bu

Apr 01 2013 | Read Full Review of Picture a Tree

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