Built on a treeless yard by a family who cleared away all the sprouting trees on the property, a house is eventually abandoned and left to deteriorate on a lot that is gradually overrun by wild trees.
Margaret Knight loved to make things with wood and made the best kites and sleds in town. She devoted her life to inventing, and is best known for the clever, practical, paper bag.
The Governor General's Literary Award: Young People’s Literature – Illustrated Books is awarded annually to an author and an illustrator for a children's book written in English.
Ages: 0-17 years