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I Have an Olive Tree by Eve Bunting
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I Have an Olive Tree

by Eve Bunting

Other authors: Karen Barbour (Illustrator)

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This story is about a young girl and memories that she had from her grandfather giving her an olive tree.
  Gervona | Jun 6, 2017 |
Its about understanding who you are in the world ( )
  Freddy_Mack | Jun 5, 2017 |
This book is about family ties and heritage.
  ApoloniaEM | Jun 5, 2017 |
in this story it goes too show how a grandfather wants too show his grandchild his pass place he lived and how the culture is there, it is good for children too see more of where their older in the family came from and get too experience the pass life.
children ages 4 & up
Source Pierce College Library ( )
  brycen | Jun 4, 2017 |
Sophie's grandfather gave her an olive tree for her seventh birthday. When her grandfather dies, she and her family go to Greece to see the tree. She learns where her family comes from and her family roots.

Ages- 4-7
Source- Pierce County Library-Puyallup
  Rachel_337 | Jun 3, 2017 |
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0060275731, Hardcover)

The day I was seven, my grandfather gave me and olive tree...At first, Sophia thinks the tree is an odd gift, but when Grandfather dies and her mother travel to Greece to see the tree, she discovers that what he discovers that what he has given her is far greater than she'd ever imagined.

A testimony to the wondrous ties of family and heritage, this glorious picture book brings together the beautiful writing of acclaimed author Eve Bunting and the exuberant paintings of artist Karen Barbour.

(retrieved from Amazon Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:18:18 -0400)

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After her grandfather's death, eight-year-old Sophia fulfills his last request and journeys to Greece with her mother to see the land where her roots are.

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