Survivor Tree

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$18.99  $17.66
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Publish Date
7.6 X 11.9 X 0.6 inches | 1.05 pounds

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About the Author
Marcie Colleen is the author of numerous books for children, among them Love, Triangle; Penguinaut!; The Bear's Garden; and the Super Happy Party Bears chapter book series. A Brooklynite at heart, she now lives in San Diego, California. Marcie invites you to visit her online at

Aaron Becker is the creator of the Caldecott Honor Book Journey and two follow-up books in the trilogy: Quest and Return. He is also the creator of A Stone for Sascha and the board books You Are Light and My Favorite Color. Aaron lives with his family in Amherst, Massachusetts. Short films of his process, as well as prints of his artwork, can by found at

* "A lovely 20th-anniversary tribute to the towers and all who perished--and survived."--Kirkus Reviews, starred review
"Survivor Tree, which marks the 20-year anniversary of 9/11, is like its subject: a stately monument to resilience."--Shelf Awareness
"A story of history and hope, of tragedy and resilience."--Midwest Book Review
"A sensitive, accessible entry point into a relatively recent tragedy."--Publishers Weekly, starred review
"Eloquent.... A moving history and tribute to resilience."--Booklist, starred review
"Lyrical prose.... Lovely, elongated watercolor and colored-pencil compositions.... This one is particularly suited to young audiences and perfectly reflects the book's dedication: 'May peace and hope grow from the darkest of our days.'"--Horn Book, starred review
"ALA Notable Books for Children's Books 2022."--Association for Library Service to Children
"2022 Notable Social Studies Trade Books list."--National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS), the Children's Book Council
"Children's Choices 2022 list."
--The Cooperative Children's Book Center at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
Best Children's Books of the Year 2022.--Bank Street College of Education
An Arkansas Diamond Primary Award Nominee