Tree Spirits (2nd edition)

Tree Spirits is an interactive picture book that encourages creativity, social emotional intelligence, and seeing the world with fresh eyes. Encouraging children to develop their imagination, creativity and emotional intelligence. With 25 color photographs of trees, the rhyming text asks, “What DO you see when you look up at this tree?” inviting a child to use their imagination. Turning the page reveals an illustrated overlay of a charming animal inspired by the lines and shapes of the tree bark. Each animal introduces a different emotion helping children to understand their own inner spirit and feelings. For parents and grandparents and friends and family it is a fun book to read with the children in their lives. The book includes 4 sheets of tracing paper to invite them to begin drawing what they see and ends with encouraging children to go out and look at the trees in their neighborhood and keep noticing, “What do I see?”

A drawing of a stuffed bunny staring. Above is the title: "Tree Spirits" Below is the text: "Story and Photographs by Louise Wannier; Illustrations by April Tatiana Jackson

Louise Wannier ( Author Website )

Publication Date: September 19, 2023

Genre/Imprint: Children's, True Roses Books

$24.95 Tradepaper

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ISBN: 9780990997658

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