Forest, What Would You Like? by Irene O'GardenForest, What Would You Like? by Irene O'Garden

Forest, What Would You Like?

byIrene O'GardenIllustratorPat Schories

Hardcover | January 7, 2013

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In this heartfelt poem, the forest announces its wish-list for every season-including sun, mice, and a slug in summer; fruit, song, and spicy smells in the fall; snow, an icy river, and maple sugar in winter; and rain, moist soil, and flowers in spring. And all year long, it wishes for people planting trees and most of all children-rambling, sniffing, and laughing.

Irene O'Garden wrote this ode to nature from the responses of four hundred children-plus some of her own-to the question, Forest, what would you like?

Irene O'Garden was just awarded a 2012 Pushcart Prize for her essay "Glad To Be Human." Her poetry has found its way to the Off-Broadway stage ("Women On Fire" published by Samuel French), into hardcover ("Fat Girl" published by Harper) as well as into children’s books, literary journals and anthologies. She has received many grants, a...
Title:Forest, What Would You Like?Format:HardcoverDimensions:32 pages, 10 × 7.75 × 0.38 inPublished:January 7, 2013Publisher:Holiday HouseLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0823423220

ISBN - 13:9780823423224