Young Ary's new home is a lush, tree-covered paradise. But when nature takes a back seat to progress, the island's future is threatened. Can Ary and her friends save the trees before it's
Young Ary's new home is a lush, tree-covered paradise. But when nature takes a back seat to progress, the island's future is threatened. Can Ary and her friends save the trees before it's too late?
Ary's Trees is an eco-parable about the importance of environmental preservation and activism.
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Deborah Kerbel is the award—winning author of more than twenty—five books for young people. From graphic novels to non—fiction, picture books to middle grade and YA, her work has been shortlisted for the Governor General's Literary Award and the Forest of Reading Blue Spruce and Yellow Cedar Awards, among many others. Born in a future police station in London, England, Deborah now lives in Thornhill, Ontario with her husband, two kids, and a rescue Schnoodle named Freddie.
SOPHIA CHOI is an illustrator and a surface pattern designer located in Toronto, Canada, originally from South Korea. She studied illustration at Ontario College of Art & Design University. Her work is inspired by her daily encounters, her adventures from travelling around the world, and her love for nature. Sophia enJoys drawing intricate flowers to playful animals, where her illustrative work conveys the feeling of joy in hopes of spreading love to those around her.