Wednesday, July 22, 2009

The Man Who Lived in a Hollow Tree by Anne Shelby

Illustrated by Cor Hazelaar.

Abstract: Carpenter Harlan Burch, who builds everything from cradle to casket, plants two trees for every one he cuts down, and when he is very old his sap begins to rise, he grows young again, and starts a family that still lives all over the mountains. Illustrations rendered in acrylic on cardboard and linen.

Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2009.

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