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The Giving Tree

Silverstein, Shel (Book - 2005? )
Average Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5.
The Giving Tree


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A young boy grows to manhood and old age experiencing the love and generosity of a tree which gives to him without thought of return. A parable that offers an interpretation of the gift of giving and a serene acceptance of another's capacity to love in return.
Authors: Silverstein, Shel
Statement of Responsibility: by Shel Silverstein
Title: The giving tree
Publisher: [New York] :, HarperCollinsPublishers,, [2005?]
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : ill. ; 27 cm.
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Every child & adult should be required to read The Giving Tree.

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  • rosegold11 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Omg I remember reading this book it was the best

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  • wally_613 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Amazing for people of all ages. I was read this book every night and I can now repeat it from heart. This book is about love and loss which might be hard for young kids to understand but older children should.

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  • vernessa7 rated this: 2 stars out of 5.

did not like because too short and has little details. by michael

absolutley beautifully written book. love to read over and over

This book is something everyone should read!

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  • bdls206 rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

This is a great book that every child should read.

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  • darknight_31 rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

this book is so amazing.!!!

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  • grutts rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

good book! Read it!!

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  • vernessa7 rated this: 2 stars out of 5.

boy always goes to the giving tree and the tree gives him fruit and when he gets older he only comes to the giving tree for money and older he wants a house and even older he wants a boat and the oldest he wants a place to sits so he gets everything he wants. by michael

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  • bdls206 rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

Classic, sensitive parable about selflessness.

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  • bdls206 rated this: 4.5 stars out of 5.

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

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