Redwoods

An ordinary train ride becomes an extraordinary trip to an ancient forest.

By Jason Chin Illustrated by Jason Chin Read by Qarie Marshall Children's Nonfiction / Outdoors & Nature / Science English Age group 3-8 15m Sell Sheet
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1 Video DVD Tue Oct 09 00:00:00 UTC 2018 38.99 38.99 9781974918607 Notify Me
Description
									When a young boy riding the subway finds an abandoned book about redwoods, strange things start to happen. He reads that the trees' ancestors lived during the Jurassic period as dinosaurs appear at his window. Discovering that redwoods alive today first sprouted during the Roman Empire, he finds himself seated between two Roman citizens. And when, still reading, he emerges from the subway, he enters the very forest described in the book he holds in his hands...
							
Reviews

"…Jason Chin offers up engaging facts about the towering trees of California and Oregon along with bright, captivating illustrations…" - The Washington Post

"This inventive story will charm and educate [viewers] and send their imaginations soaring." - School Library Journal