New Frontier Publishing
Edward lives in a city, in which only one tree remains. Edward loves the tree, but one day, the tree is cut down. He is devastated, until he thinks of a way to make things better and inspire the whole city.
- Shortlisted 2011 SCBWI Crystal Kite Award
- Shortlisted 2011 The Wilderness Society’s Environment Award for Children’s Literature
- Produced into a touring puppet show by Artslink and Dead Puppet Society
Pete’s odd fact
I thought of the idea for this story after talking to a friend of mine who lives in Tokyo. He described small green spaces wedged between blocks of giant buildings, and I imagined a small boy trying to hold onto one little piece of green in a city.