Silverstein, S. (1992). The giving tree. New York: Harper Collins Publishers.

Annotation: This book is about a tree that gives everything it can to a little boy that it loves. As the boy grows older, he finds himself needed more and more things from the tree.

Genre: Fiction

Grade: 2

Readers who will like this book: This book is good for readers who enjoy nature. This book is also good for readers who need to learn to give and take.

Response/ Rating: I would rate this book a 5 (1-5). Although this book is sad, it has a very powerful message for young children. The illustrations are also very simple yet tell a great story.

Question: What happened to the tree in the end?

 

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