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Reading List Kids’ Books About Redwoods Author

Title

Date

APPROXIMATE Ages

Baker, Laura Nelson

A Tree Called Moses

1966

4 and up

Buff, Mary and Conrad

Big Tree

1946, 2001

4 and up

Bosveld, Jane

While a Tree Was Growing

1997

4 to 8

Prevost, John

Redwood Trees

1996

4 to 8

Vieira, Linda

The Ever-Living Tree: The Life and Times of a Coast Redwood

1994

4 to 8

Wadsworth, Ginger

Giant Sequoia Trees (Early Bird Nature Books)

1995

4 to 9

Baron, Kathy

The Tree of Time: A Story of a Special Sequoia

1994

5 and up

Beals, Kevin and Gina Cervetti

Walk in the Woods

2007

7 to 8

Purslow, Neil

Redwood National Park: Forest of Giants

2006

8 to 12

Anderson, Margaret, et. al.

Ancient Forests: Discovering Nature

1996

8 to 13

Collard, Sneed B.

Green Giants

1994

9 to 12

Cosson, M.J.

Welcome to Redwood National and State Parks

2006

9 to 12

Fitzgerald, Dawn

Julia Butterfly Hill: Saving the Redwoods

2002

9 to 12

George, Michael

Sequoias

1992

9 to 12

Jackson, Donna M.

Extreme scientists: Exploring nature's mysteries from perilous places

2009

9 to 12

Nonfiction

Includes a chapter on scientists who climb redwoods

Lynette, Rachel

Julia Butterfly Hill: Saving the Ancient Redwoods

2007

9 to 12

Schneider, Bill

The Tree Giants: The Story of the Redwoods, the World's Largest Trees

1988

9 to 12

Hill, Julia Butterfly

Legacy of Luna: The Story of a Tree, a Woman and the Struggle to Save the Redwoods

2001

Young Adult

2008

Young Adult

Best for late high school and college

Preston, Richard

The Wild Trees: A Story of Passion and Daring Best for late high school and college

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Reading List Kids’ Books About Redwoods Author

Title

Date

APPROXIMATE Ages

Lieber, Robert

The Tallest Tree

2001

2 to 5

Donahue, Mike

The Grandpa Tree

2007

3 and up

Reed-Jones, Carol

The Tree in the Ancient Forest

1995

4 to 10

Chin, Jason

Redwoods

2009

4 to 8

Donahue, Mike

The Fire That Saved the Forest

2002

4 to 8

Robson, Gary D.

Who Pooped in the Park? Sequoia/Kings Canyon National Park

2006

4 to 8

French, S. Terrell

Operation Redwood

2009

8 to 12

Halter, Loretta

A Voice for the Redwoods

2002

9 to 11

Hassman, Mina

Little Bigfoot Meets a Person: A Modern Tale About Bigfoot, a Legendary Animal of the Redwood Wilderness

2008

9 to 12

Levi, Dror Shai

The Sacred Redwood Forest

1999

9 to 12

Schwarzkopf, Chet

Heart of the Wild: Animal Stories of the California Redwood Coast

2000

10 and up

Barron, T.A.

The Ancient One

1992

10 to 14

Pfitsch, Patricia Curtis

Riding the Flume

2004

12 and up

Leiterman, Robert

The Bigfoot Mystery: The Adventure begins

2000

Young Adult

Leiterman, Robert

Operation Redwood Quest: Search for Answers

2003

Young Adult

Leiterman, Robert

Yeti or not, Here we come!: Bigfoot in the Redwoods

2003

Young Adult

Fiction

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