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Preus, Margi.

Summary: The 14 trees in this book have earned the title "Celebritrees" for their global fame and significance. Both in fact and in legend, these fascinating trees remind us not only how much pleasure trees bring, but what they can tell us about history.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Co. 2010

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 582.16 Pre

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thunder Bay Press 1994

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 582.16 TRE

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 582.16 TRE

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 582.16 TRE

Summary: Introduction to trees: What to look for -- Broadleaf deciduous trees: Birch, alder & beech -- Elms & poplars -- Hornbeams & willows -- Oaks -- How a tree grows -- Hawthorn & sycamores -- Maples -- Buckeyes & ashes -- Walnuts & hickories -- Other broadleaf trees -- Leaves -- Ornamental trees: Fruit trees -- Crab apples & pear -- Cherry trees -- Trees with pods of seeds -- Magnolias & others --...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: World Book 2007

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Set Science/Nature 582.16 Trees 2007

Knowles, Laura

Summary: "How can something so small grow into a tree, which is such an incredibly big thing to be? Journey through the seasons and years to watch as a single seed transforms into a mighty tree, and spot all the creatures that make it their home"--Back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Words & PIctures 2017

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 580 KNO

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE KNO

Pakenham, Thomas

Summary: A landmark volume celebrating the most remarkable trees on our planet. The Spirit of nineteenth-century exploration lives in British historian Thomas Pakenham, who has spent the last decade investigating the lives of the world's most dramatic trees, many of which are in danger of destruction. After the worldwide success of his previous work, Meetings with Remarkable Trees -- a stunning...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Company 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 582.16 PAK

Debbink, Andrea

Summary: This field guide highlights 100 trees found throughout the world. Readers will gain a greater understanding about the appearance of each tree and will be able to identify these plants after seeing the vivid photographs and useful labels within the book. Features include a helpful introduction to the topic, a glossary, additional resources, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abdo Reference, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 582 DEB

Copies Available at Peninsula

2 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 582DEB
Call number: J582 DEB

Logsdon, Gene.

Summary: "As author Gene Logsdon puts it, 'We are all tree huggers.' But not just for sentimental or even environmental reasons. Humans have always depended on trees for our food, shelter, livelihood, and safety. In many ways, despite the Grimm's fairy-tale version of the dark, menacing forest, most people still hold a deep cultural love of woodland settings, and feel right at home in the woods. In this...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chelsea Green Pub. 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 511.52 LOG

Miller, Debbie S.

Summary: An introduction to trees that compares parts of a tree to parts of the human body, with illustrations and brief descriptions of trees found around the world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Walker 2002

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: JE Nature Miller

Beresford-Kroeger, Diana

Summary: "Canadian botanist, biochemist and visionary Diana Beresford-Kroeger's startling insights into the hidden life of trees have already sparked a quiet revolution in how we understand our relationship to forests. Now, in a captivating account of how her life led her to these illuminating and crucial ideas, she shows us how forests can not only heal us but save the planet. When Diana...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Canada 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 BERESFORD-KROEGER, DIANA BER

Chevallier, Chiara.

Summary: Details the parts and inner lives of trees and all the organisms that live within them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Pub. 1999

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR Purple Chevallier 1999

Iverson, Diane.

Summary: Examines the traits and uses of twenty-six North American trees, from the ash to the yew, and describes notable or historic specimens.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dawn Publications 1999

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J Nature Iverson

Lawlor, Laurie

Summary: "After a summer thunderstorm knocks down Big Tree, a young boy watches his neighborhood come together to clean up and plant Little Tree"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE LAW

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE LAW

Little, Elbert L. (Elbert Luther)

Summary: An identification guide to trees of western North America, with 855 color photographs, three identification keys, and detailed descriptive information.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A.A. Knopf 1980

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 582.16 LIT

Mellett, Peter

Summary: Provides an overview of trees, their component parts, how they grow, varieties of trees, and how we use trees and their products. Includes related experiments and projects.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 582.16 MEL

Dirr, Michael.

Summary: "Visually beautiful, with over 1,600 color photographs of woody plants that bring the text to life, this volume is destined to become a standard reference source for gardening and botany. Entries are arranged alphabetically by scientific name and describe the habitat, foliage, flower, fruit, availability from commercial sources, and landscape use of U.S. northern trees and shrubs, suitable for...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Timber Press 1997

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 635.977 DIR

Gibbons, Gail.

Summary: Featuring a special section on how children can make a tree identification book of their own, this title is a bright and colorful introduction to trees, leaves, and their inner workings in nature.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little Brown & Co. 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 582.16 GIB

Pourquié, Bernadette

Summary: Have you ever heard of the Strangler Tree? The Bubblegum Tree? The Upside-Down Tree? How about trees with horns, bottles, sausages, crowns, and ones that walk or even explode? Crazy, maybe, but true. Find out more about these, and many others, in this colorfully illustrated collection of the most bizarre--but real--trees from around the world, once again reminding us that the art of nature is...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Princeton Architectural Press 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 582.16 POU

Rustad, Martha E. H. (Martha Elizabeth Hillman)

Summary: "Simple nonfiction text and full-color photographs present animals and plants found in a tree"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN RUS

Bissonette, Aimaee M.

Summary: "Trees can live a very long time, but what happens when they die? This unusual book describes, in lyrical prose accompanied by colorful and graphic illustrations, that trees have a whole long second life, continuing to contribute to their habitat, the environment, and the cycle of life"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Albert Whitman & Company 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 582.16 BIS

Levy, Allyson

Summary: "The ideal, easy-to-use resource for growing healthy, resilient, low-maintenance trees, shrubs, vines and other fruiting plants from around the world - perfect for farmers, gardeners and landscapers at every scale. Illustrated with more than 200 colour photographs and covering 50 productive edible crops - from Arctic kiwi to jujebe, medlar to heartnut - this is the go-to guide for growers...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chelsea Green Publishing 2022

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 635 LEV

Phillips, Roger

Summary: Contains photographs and descriptions of over five hundred of the most common and important trees found in temperate climate regions; and includes a fifty-page, photographic leaf index.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1978

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 582.16 PHI

Tarpley, Todd

Summary: "Dr. Seuss's Lorax explains how trees help clean the air we breath, and the steps required to successfully plant a tree"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN TAR

McMullan, Kate

Summary: In rhyming text, a classroom of children watches the tree they planted, and the birds and animals that make their homes in it.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2022

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE MCM

Yuly, Toni

Summary: A curious child wonders if tiny trees dream of being big, if the tallest trees get lonely, and what part is the heart of a tree.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2022

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in New Youth Materials, Call number: JE YUL

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