Someday a Tree by Eve BuntingSomeday a Tree by Eve Bunting

Someday a Tree

byEve BuntingIllustratorRonald Himler

Paperback | August 1, 2003

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Alice is dismayed when one day the leaves on the old oak tree start to fall. Although she can't save the tree, Alice remembers something that gives her hope: the acorns she collected when the tree was still healthy.
Eve Bunting has written over two hundred books for children, including the Caldecott Medal-winning Smoky Night, illustrated by David Diaz, The Wall, Fly Away Home, and Train to Somewhere . She lives in Southern California. Ronald Himler is the award-winning illustrator of more than 75 books for children. He lives in t...
Title:Someday a TreeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 10 × 8 × 0.15 inPublished:August 1, 2003Publisher:Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0395764785

ISBN - 13:9780395764787

Appropriate for ages: 4


From Our Editors

When a giant oak tree in the field next to Alice's house begins to die as a result of soil pollution, she learns a lesson about the fragility of the ecosystem. "The story's emotional impact--and environmental message--are movingly reinforced by Himler's delicate paintings".--Publishers Weekly, starred. Watercolor illustrations throughout

Editorial Reviews

Himler's sensitive, evocative watercolors make a fine complement to the lyrical, perceptive text." Kirkus Reviews "