Maya Papaya and the Sick Apple Tree
This is a book about a little girl called Maya Papaya, who loves her garden and all that is in it. One day she finds out that something changed, her beloved apple tree is loosing it’s leaves!!! Will she be able to cure her tree? This is a book about the changing seasons in nature through a child’s eyes, and the importance of sharing your worries with the people you love and trust.
About the author
I have been writing about Yarden, my eldest granddaughter, whom I adore.
I have been writing about Maya, my youngest daughter, the sunshine of my life.
I have been writing about the King who was so Mad at his son, he could not see him any more,
I have been writing about the Prince who had a thousand butterflies in his head…
My stories are about kings and queens, princes and princesses, since I really believe that every home is a Palace, every Dad is a King, every Mum is a Queen, every baby boy is a prince, and every baby girl is a princess…
My stories come from my life,
My stories come from your life,
They come from everybody’s life,
They are universal and eternal.
That is why I love them so much, and that is why I present them to you,with much love and appreciation.
Authors Amazon Page
Trees are some of the most beautiful things in the world. In the summer and fall they bear fruit or flowers or pretty leaves. In some parts of the world, trees turn gold, orange and red in the Fall. Many people travel to see the beautiful trees.
The author, Denise D. Sharon, has written a lovely story about Maya Papaya, who was a happy little girl. She loved her garden, and the beautiful flowers and trees in her garden. One day when the air was becoming colder, Maya put on her jacket and went to visit her garden. Something did not seem right. She looked around and noticed leaves all over the ground. She was heartsick, she thought her lovely apple tree was ill. She did everything she could, to make the apple tree better. When you read this book, you will discover what happened to Maya and her apple tree. Parents/teachers will enjoy reading this book to their children. The children will wonder like Maya, what was wrong with the apple tree.
The illustrations by Fatima Stamato, are bright and colorful. The illustrations depict the events of the apple tree and Maya and her parents. One of the best parts of this book is that there is a lesson to be learned. For children and adults, it is important to learn from lessons, and reading may be the best way to learn. Note: a complimentary copy of this book was provided to read and review.
Recommended. prisrob 02-15-15
The lovely illustrations reflect the spirit of the story.
Especially, I liked the last part of the book with a lovely lesson learned.