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Can You Hear the Trees Talking? Discovering the Hidden Life of the Forest

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A walk in the park will never be the same after kids discover this awe-inspiring book.

Meet Peter Wohlleben―but you can call him Peter the Forester!

With his groundbreaking, internationally bestselling book The Hidden Life of Trees, Peter Wohlleben established himself as a global advocate for forests and our relationship with trees. Now, Peter shares his famous imagination and storytelling style with children, asking surprising questions about trees with exciting quizzes, photographs, and hands-on activities to help even the most reluctant learners discover the answers.

Did you know that trees have parents, and tree grandparents with wrinkles? That tree kids go to school for hundreds of years? That there is such a thing as the forest internet? And that trees make us healthy and strong. Sometimes, even trees get sick, but we can help them heal.

Can You Hear the Trees Talking? shares the mysteries and magic of the forest in language kids will love and understand.---from the publisher

84 pages                                    978-1771644341                                  Ages 8-10

Keywords:  trees, nature, science, outdoors, mysteries, 8 year old, 9 year old, 10 year old, botany, environment, ecology, forest, Science Curriculum, STEM, narrative nonfiction


If you read THE HIDDEN LIFE OF TREES and loved it but knew it was a little over the head of your young reader, here is the answer to your wish. The mystery, the magic, the wonder of nature are revealed here for our children. What Peter Wohllenben has discovered about how trees live in the forest has amazed so many adults and now we can invite our younger readers into Peter's world.

Filled with information and new discoveries about trees and forests, the book includes plenty of quizzes and fun facts to make it an interactive experience for the wiggly worm readers.

Open the book and walk into the forest. A wonder.

Recommended by: Barb Langridge, abookandahug.com

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