Children’s Book Collection
The library of the Arnold Arboretum is excited to share its new collection of children’s books! Chosen with help from the Visitor Education staff, the growing collection of books highlight the best in children’s books about plants and animals.
Published by the Brooklyn Botanical Garden, The Tree Book for Kids and their Grown Ups by Gina Ingoglia features color illustrations of trees from all over the United States. The book also includes information on how trees grow, how they are structured, and how leaves change color. All text in the book has been reviewed by the scientists and educators at the Brooklyn Botanical Garden.
The Tree Book for Kids and their Grown Ups as well as other highlights from the library’s new children’s book collection are included on our New Books List for June 13, 2011.