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Wishtree

(2017)
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Trees can't tell jokes, but they can certainly tell stories. . . .

Red is an oak tree who is many rings old. Red is the neighborhood "wishtree" - people write their wishes on pieces of cloth and tie them to Red's branches. Along with her crow friend Bongo and other animals who seek refuge in Red's hollows, this "wishtree" watches over the neighborhood.

You might say Red has seen it all. Until a new family moves in. Not everyone is welcoming, and Red's experiences as a wishtree are more important than ever.

Funny, deep, warm, and nuanced, Wishtree is Newbery Medalist and New York Times - bestselling author Katherine Applegate at her very best - writing from the heart, and from a completely unexpected point of view.

 
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Used availability for Katherine A Applegate's Wishtree


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Hardback Editions

September 2017 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: Wishtree
Author(s): Katherine Applegate
ISBN: 1-250-04322-0 / 978-1-250-04322-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Feiwel & Friends
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Audio Editions

September 2017 : USA Audio CD
Title: Wishtree
Author(s): Katherine Applegate
ISBN: 0-525-50094-4 / 978-0-525-50094-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Listening Library (Audio)
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


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