For all the Bay Area and San Francisco locals, get your copy of The Village of the Trees at Dog Eared Books on the corner of Valencia St. and 20th St. in the Mission.
The Village of the Trees is about a busy and hardworking treehouse builder named Roo. After a tragic accident that leaves Roo and her village without homes, Roo sets off on an uncertain journey to find a place where they can live. In this simple picture book narrative, readers come alongside Roo as she finds the determination and initiative to make things right again. The Village of the Trees is a story of restoration and rescue in a way that one might least expect.
Released April 2017
28 pages, 6" x 9"
For children ages 4-7+ yrs
Read-aloud book, explores themes of welcoming, hospitality, community, sharing, economic development