You are here

Back to top

The Giving Tree (Hardcover)

The Giving Tree Cover Image
Usually Ships in 1-5 Days


"Once there was a tree . . . and she loved a little boy."

The Giving Tree is fifty Celebrate with this special edition that features a stunning metallic green jacket and a gold anniversary sticker. The Giving Tree, a story of unforgettable perception, beautifully written and illustrated by the gifted and versatile Shel Silverstein, has been a classic favorite for generations.

Since it was first published fifty years ago, Shel Silverstein's poignant picture book for readers of all ages has offered a touching interpretation of the gift of giving and a serene acceptance of another's capacity to love in return.

Shel Silverstein's incomparable career as a bestselling children's book author and illustrator began with Lafcadio, the Lion Who Shot Back. He is also the creator of picture books including A Giraffe and a Half, Who Wants a Cheap Rhinoceros?, The Missing Piece, The Missing Piece Meets the Big O, and the perennial favorite The Giving Tree, and of classic poetry collections such as Where the Sidewalk Ends, A Light in the Attic, Falling Up, Every Thing On It, Don't Bump the Glump , and Runny Babbit.

And don't miss Runny Babbit Returns, coming in fall 2017

Product Details
ISBN: 9780060256654
ISBN-10: 0060256656
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication Date: February 18th, 2014
Pages: 64
Language: English