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Picture A Tree Memory Game
  Picture a Tree - NEW!!
Written and Illustrated by Barbara Reid

Picture a tree - what do you see?

From bare branches tracing the sky to an explosion of colour, a place for adventure or a friend to shelter us from the sun-a tree can be so many things. With lyrical text and her signature Plasticine magic, Barbara Reid captures these majestic beings: in every season, growing and changing, interacting with the people and animals around them.

Picture a tree - now, look again!


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"a marvel of sharp observation, appreciation and playfulness."
Toronto Star

"Reid...puts the brightly coloured modelling medium to astounding use."
Montreal Gazette

"another extraordinary book to delight readers of every age."
Quill & Quire

****/4 - Highly Recommended
Canadian Review of Materials

  Picture a Tree!


• 2012 Libris Children's Picture Book of the Year
• The Canadian Children's Book Centre Best Books for Kids and Teens, starred selection
• OLA Best Bets for Children Selection, 2012
• Toronto Public Library First & Best List, 2011


• The 2012 Governor General's Award for Illustration
• The Amelia Francis Howard Gibbon award for Illustration
• The Ruth and Sylvia Schwartz Picture Book Award
• The Marilyn Baillie Picture Book Award
• The Shining Willow Award

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