The Money Tree

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Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR), Sep 6, 1991 - Juvenile Fiction - 40 pages
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In summer the leaves on the strange tree growing in Miss McGillicuddy's yard are harvested by many people, but when Miss McGillicuddy thinks about needing firewood for the winter, she realizes the tree may have another use.

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The pictures are fine. - Goodreads
The book also has lovely illustrations. - Goodreads
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User Review  - Sheri - Goodreads

I checked this book out in a new release of a 1991 book. It was illustrated by David Small. I did not like the sad way the main character was drawn. The cummulative monthly story about a tree growing ... Read full review

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User Review  - Mckinley - Goodreads

Not sure the point that's being made. Not to be greedy? Share? Be generous but if you don't want to or get tired of it then destroy the source for others? Anyway, too subtle or something. The pictures are fine. Read full review

About the author (1991)

Husband and wife duo Sarah Stewart and David Small have worked together on several picture books, including The Gardener, a Caldecott Honor book available from Square Fish. Small has also illustrated other books, including the 2001 Caldecott Medal winner So You Want to Be President?, by Judith St. George. Stewart and Small live in a historic home on a bend of the St. Joseph River in Michigan.

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