The Big Tree

Front Cover
Aladdin Books, Mar 1, 1994 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
2 Reviews
"Hiscock uses a tree in his neighbor's backyard as the focal point for a discussion of a tree's life cycle. Using a nice combination of text and art, he follows the tree's growth over time--starting with its sprouting from a winged seed around the time of the American Revolution and ending with its evolution into a beautiful shade tree".--Booklist. Full color.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

Review: The Big Tree

User Review  - Mas5thgrade2012 - Goodreads

It is a reaiy good book to read!!! Read full review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - Alexandra1600 - LibraryThing

Hiscock's remarkable book and illustrations teaches children botany, history, art, stewardship of the earth and love and respect for trees. Read full review

About the author (1994)

Hiscock has a doctorate in chemistry from Cornell and is a self-taught illustrator.

Bibliographic information