Redwoods

redwoods
By Jason Chin

Synopsis: An ordinary train ride becomes and extraordinary trip to the great ancient forests.

A subway trip is transformed when a young boy happens upon a book about redwood forests. As he reads the information unfolds, and with each new bit of knowledge, he travels–all the way to California to climb into the Redwood canopy. Crammed with interesting and accurate information about these great natural wonders, Jason Chin’s first book is innovative nonfiction set within a strong and beautiful picture storybook.

Winner of the Younger Readers 2013 de Bary Outstanding Children’s Science Book Awards

Published: March 2009 | ISBN-13: 978-1596434301 | Ages: 4-8 years

Author’s Homepage: http://jasonchin.net
Book’s Homepage: http://jasonchin.net/books/redwoods/
Author’s Twitter: https://twitter.com/authorjasonchin

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