Annotations for Where Once There Was a Wood


Baker & Taylor
An ecological tribute to our disappearing wildlife dedicates four full-color pages to wildlife conservation and the creation of backyard habitats, and portrays a beautiful wood teeming with life, in a poetic story with a hopeful ending.

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Baker & Taylor
Examines the many forms of wildlife that can be displaced if their environment is destroyed by development and discusses how communities and schools can provide spaces for them to live

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Holtzbrinck
"Fleming celebrates wildlife in this beautifully illustrated picture book.... Included are lists of plants that provide shelter and food and books that provide further information." --Booklist


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McMillan Palgrave
"Fleming celebrates wildlife in this beautifully illustrated picture book.... Included are lists of plants that provide shelter and food and books that provide further information." --Booklist


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McMillan Palgrave
Deer live in the woods, rabbits live in meadows, fish live in creeks, and people live in houses. We all need homes. But we need not destroy one while building another.

This eloquent book shows young readers how people and animals can live side by side. Starting, of course, in our own backyards!


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