Pavel and the Tree Army

Written by
Heidi Smith Hyde 
Illustrated by
Ages: 7 to 8 Years
Last Sent to Families: January 2020


Pavel is a new American, and he’s excited to take part in making his adopted country beautiful -- so he joins an army corps that’s dedicated to planting trees! Some of the people he works with are less welcoming than others, but Pavel learns that becoming a true American is a little like planting your roots in a new land.

Big Question

How are you a stranger?