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Tree Huggers

4.6 of 5 stars 4.60  ·  rating details  ·  10 ratings  ·  2 reviews
The trees in Alex’s neighborhood are being cut down by the town government, and she and her friend Josh don’t like it. They decide to join BUST, Belwood United to Save the Trees, a group of people who are trying to save the final few trees that are still standing. But what’s a girl to do when no one is listening or seems to care? When your favorite tree in the whole world, ...more
Paperback, 119 pages
Published August 1st 2010 by Royal Fireworks Press (first published July 28th 2010)
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This was, by far, the worst book I ever read. (Spoilers) The book is about a tree that is actually named "Luna." The tree has huge roots, and the roots are uprooting sidewalks and costing thousands of dollars in property repairment. Now these kids. Alex and Josh, decide to chain themselves to this tree so that the city wont cut it down.
The entire book was a piece of trash. They make everyone who needs to cut down trees seem evil. In the book, there was a minister who wanted the tree to be cut d
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Sep 30, 2010 Leanne Ellis rated it 5 of 5 stars  ·  (Review from the author)
Hey everyone. This is my book. Yay! Please add it on to your books and recommend it to your friends. Thanks, and I hope you enjoy it!
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Leanne Statland Ellis teaches third to fifth graders in the Chicago area. She was inspired to write The Ugly One by her travels in Peru, including two visits to Machu Picchu. She lives near Chicago with her husband and daughter. You can learn more about her and her books at
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