Trees

Trees make our world not only habitable, but they also make our planet a more beautiful place. This feature looks at both fiction and nonfiction titles. To find out how you can help make our world a greener and more beautiful place please visit the National Arbor Day Foundation website. Readers may also find the Johnny Appleseed feature interesting.

This Tree, 1, 2, 3

This Tree, 1, 2, 3

Alison Formento
Illustrator:  Sarah Snow 
Board Book
For ages 3 to 5
Albert Whitman, 2011   ISBN: 978-0807578919
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Sequoia

Sequoia

Tony Johnston
Illustrator:   Wendell Minor 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 5 and up
Macmillan, 2014   ISBN: 978-1596437272
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Maple

Maple

Lori Nichols
Picture Book  Series
For ages 5 to 7
Penguin, 2014   ISBN: 978-0399160851
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Big Bear Hug

Big Bear Hug

Nicholas Oldland
Picture Book
For ages 5 and up
Kids Can Press, 2009   ISBN: 978-1554534647
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A Log’s Life

A Log’s Life

Wendy Pfeffer
Illustrator:  Robin Brickman 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
Simon and Schuster, 2007   ISBN: 978-1416934837
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The Tree Lady: The True Story of How One Tree-Loving Woman Changed a City Foreve

The Tree Lady: The True Story of How One Tree-Loving Woman Changed a City Foreve

H. Joseph Hopkins
Illustrator:  Jill McElmurry 
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 6 to 8
Simon and Schuster, 2013   ISBN: 978-1442414020
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A Little Guide to Trees (Eden Project)

A Little Guide to Trees (Eden Project)

Kate Petty, Jo Elworthy
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 7 to 9
Transworld Publishers, 2011   ISBN: 978-1903919828
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The Searcher and Old Tree

The Searcher and Old Tree

David McPhail
Picture Book
For ages 3 to 5
Charlesbridge Publishing, 2007   ISBN: 978-1580892230
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A Tree for Emmy

A Tree for Emmy

Mary Ann Rodman
Illustrator:  Tatjana Mai-Wyss 
Picture Book
For ages 4 to 7
Peachtree Publishers, 2009   ISBN: 978-1561454754
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Clarice Bean, What Planet Are You From?

Clarice Bean, What Planet Are You From?

Lauren Child
Picture Book  Series
For ages 6 to 8
Candlewick, 2010   ISBN: 978-0763647964
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Arbor Day Square

Arbor Day Square

Kathryn O. Gilbraith
Illustrator:  Cyd Moore 
Picture Book
For ages 5 to 7
Peachtree Publishers, 2010   ISBN: 978-1561455171
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Apple Tree Christmas

Apple Tree Christmas

Trinka Hakes Noble
Picture Book
For ages 5 to 8
Sleeping Bear Press, 2005   ISBN: 978-1585362707
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Autumn Leaves

Autumn Leaves

Ken Robbins
Nonfiction Picture Book
For ages 4 to 6
Scholastic Press, 1998   ISBN: 978-0590298797
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Poetrees

Poetrees

Douglas Florian
Poetry Picture Book
For ages 6 to 10
Simon and Schuster, 2010   ISBN: 978-1416986720
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This Tree Counts!

This Tree Counts!

Alison Formento
Illustrator:  Sarah Snow 
Picture Book
For ages 7 to 9
Albert Whitman & Company, 2010   ISBN: 978-0807578902
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