The Trees Grin Beside Me

Story Description

An enchanting children’s picture book that celebrates the special relationship that children have with the natural world – especially trees. By comparing herself to the majestic trees around her, a young girl begins to learn more about the true meaning of beauty, strength and peace. Following a series of amusing and lyrical questions and answers, she finally comes to realize the unexpected teachings that trees have to offer.

Michelle Mcdonald

Michelle MacdonaldView Bio

Michelle Macdonald grew up spending much of her childhood outdoors in the Hockley and Haliburton regions of Ontario. From a young age she was encouraged to explore and discover the natural world. Michelle is an Environmental Educator and lives in Calgary, Alberta with her husband Quentin and son Kai. There they enjoy living close to the Rocky Mountains, where nature’s playground is close at hand.