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Rise to the sky : how the world's tallest trees grow up  Cover Image Book Book

Rise to the sky : how the world's tallest trees grow up / Rebecca E. Hirsch ; illustrated by Mia Posada.

Hirsch, Rebecca E., (author.). Posada, Mia, (illustrator.).


"What are the tallest living things on Earth? Trees! Discover what growing trees need so they can rise to the sky in this lyrical look at the tree life cycle"-- Provided by publisher.
"Trees are the tallest living things on Earth. But how do they grow to be so tall? Science writer Rebecca E. Hirsch presents a poetic introduction to the tree life cycle in Rise to the Sky. Accompanied by Mia Posada's detailed collage illustrations, this book features the tallest tree species from around the world, including the coast redwood, the Sitka spruce, and the giant sequoia."

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  • ISBN: 9781728440873
  • ISBN: 1728440874
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, MN, USA : Millbrook Press, [2023]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Target Audience Note:
005-010 Millbrook Press.
2-3 Millbrook Press.
Subject: Trees > Juvenile literature.
Trees > Life cycles > Juvenile literature.
Trees > Life cycles.
Picture books.
Arbres > Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
Arbres > Cycles biologiques > Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
JUVENILE NONFICTION > Science & Nature > Trees & Forests.
JUVENILE NONFICTION > Science & Nature > Flowers & Plants.
Trees > Life cycles.
Genre: Picture books.
picture books.
Juvenile works.
Informational works.
Picture books.
Documents d'information.
Livres d'images.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library. (Show)
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Public Library.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Homer Public Library P NATURE HIR (Text) 000174416 Children's Library -- New Available -

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