Song of the Trees

Song of the Trees

Mildred D. Taylor - Author

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ISBN 9780142500750 | 64 pages | 26 May 2003 | Puffin | 5.11 x 7.83in | 8 - 12 years
  • New York Times Outstanding Book of the Year
    Council on International Book Award
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With the depression bearing down on her family and food in short supply, Cassie Logan isn't sure where her next meal will come from. But there is one thing that she knows will always be there-the whispering trees outside her window. Cassie's trees are a steady source of comfort to her, but they also happen to be worth a lot of money. When Mr. Andersen tries to force Big Ma to sell their valuable trees, Cassie can't just sit by and let it happen. She knows that her family needs the money, but something tells her that they need the trees just as much. The beloved heroine of Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry enchants us again in this story of strength and pride.

Illustrated by Jerry Pinkey

A triumphant book...A story truly told. (The New York Times Book Review)

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