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Wishtree - by Katherine Applegate (Hardcover)

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The New York Times-bestselling story of kindness, friendship, and hope. Trees can't tell jokes, but they can certainly tell stories. . . .

Red is an oak tree who is many rings old. Red is the neighborhood "wishtree"—people write their wishes on pieces of cloth and tie them to Red's branches. Along with a crow named Bongo and other animals who seek refuge in Red's hollows, this wishtree watches over the neighborhood.

You might say Red has seen it all.

Until a new family moves in. Not everyone is welcoming, and Red's experience as a wishtree is more important than ever.

Funny, deep, warm, and nuanced, this is Katherine Applegate at her very best—writing from the heart, and from a completely unexpected point of view.

This book has Common Core connections.

Number of Pages: 215.0
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Trees, Friendship
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Feiwel & Friends
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Katherine Applegate
Language: English
Street Date: September 26, 2017
TCIN: 52065618
UPC: 9781250043221
Item Number (DPCI): 059-12-1336

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A feel good read

(would recommend)
5 out of 5 stars
CRJ6 months ago
This book is a sweet read especially if you like good endings and can appreciate nature.  see moreof CRJ's review
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