Night Tree

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Oct 1, 1994 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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By moonlight in the quiet forest, a young boy and his family decorate their favorite tree with popcorn, apples, tangerines, and sunflower-seed balls as a gift for the animals of the woods. “Sure to become a Christmas favorite, this beautifully illustrated story of a family’s unusual tradition brings to life the true spirit of Christmas.”--American Bookseller

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User Review  - Luann - Goodreads

I always love Ted Rand's illustrations (Barn Dance!), but Eve Bunting is hit-or-miss for me. I enjoyed this one quite a lot. It reminded me of Owl Moon, although with a whole family and not quite as quiet. There was even an owl! What a nice family tradition. Read full review

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User Review  - Rosa Cline - Goodreads

This was an absolutely wonderfully written story; not only does the story itself flow nicely but the lesson that this book teaches everyone that experiences this one! What a wonderful tradition for ... Read full review

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EVE BUNTING has written over two hundred books for children, including the Caldecott Medal-winning Smoky Night, illustrated by David Diaz, The Wall , Fly Away Home , and Train to Somewhere . She lives in Southern California. The late TED RAND was the esteemed illustrator of many picture books, including Eve Bunting's Secret Place and The Memory String.

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