Story time at Waterstones: The Tree – by Neal Layton.
On the eve of Earth Day, join award winning illustrator author Neal Layton for an interactive reading of his book ‘The Tree’.
For the rabbits, birds, and squirrels, the big tree is home. But then come two new arrivals with wonderful plans, all ready to create their dream house. What will it mean for the animal families if their tree is cut down? With empathy and imagination, ‘The Tree’ offers a hopeful outlook in this simple and powerful fable about the harmony of the natural world.
Praise for The Tree…
‘A beautiful and endearing story…’ – Inis Magazine
‘A book which will promote compassion and a love for the environment in even the smallest of readers.’
– Little London Magazine
Waterstones (Newport High Street, PO30 1TP)
Thursday 21st April 2022
1.30pm – 2.15pm
The IOW Children’s Festival is supported by the Newport Heritage Action Zone.