The Giving Tree

By Shel Silverstein

'Once there has been a tree...and she enjoyed a bit boy.'

So starts a narrative of unforgettable conception, superbly written and illustrated by means of the talented and flexible Shel Silverstein.

Every day the boy could come to the tree to devour her apples, swing from her branches, or slide down her trunk...and the tree used to be satisfied. yet because the boy grew older he started to wish extra from the tree, and the tree gave and gave and gave.

This is a young tale, touched with unhappiness, aglow with comfort. Shel Silverstein has created a relocating parable for readers of every age that gives an affecting interpretation of the reward of giving and a serene popularity of another's capability to like in return.

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