|On Christmas Eve, a young boy and his family drive to Lukes Forest for their annual Christmas visit, decorating their favorite tree with popcorn, fruit, and sunflower seed balls as a gift to the animals of the woods *Author: Bunting, Eve/ Rand, Ted (ILT) *Publication Date: 1991/09/15 *Binding Type: Hardbound *Grade Level: 2-3 *Language: English *Depth: 0.50 *Width: 9.00 *Height: 11.75|
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By moonlight in the quiet forest, a young boy and his family decorate their favorite tree with popcorn, apples, tangerines, and sunflower-seed balls as a gift for the animals of the woods. ?Sure to become a Christmas favorite, this beautifully illustrated story of a family's unusual tradition brings to life the true spirit of Christmas.?--American Bookseller
Born in Ireland, Bunting moved to the United States in 1958 with her husband, Ed, and their three children. She began her career as a writer by taking a writing class at a local junior college. Her first book, THE TWO GIANTS, was published in 1972. In 1976, her book ONE MORE FLIGHT received the Golden Kite Award from the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators.