Champion: The Comeback Tale of the American Chestnut Tree
Here is the compelling story of the near-extinction and dramatic recovery of the iconic American chestnut tree. Author’s note. Note on scientific classification of chestnut trees. Appendices. Source notes. Glossary. Select bibliography. Index. Full-color photo insert. Black-and white photographs, illustrations, and maps.
JLG Release: May 2018
Awards & Honors
2019 NCTE Orbis Pictus Award Honor
CCBC Choices 2019 Choice: Science, Technology, and the Natural World
Praise & Reviews
Starred or favorable reviews have been received from these periodicals:
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School Library Journal
9" x 7"
Scholastic Reading CountsN/A