On a camping trip in an Australian rain forest with his father, a young boy thinks about the history of the plant and animal life around him and wonders about their future.
story and pictures by Jeannie Baker.
"Artwork photographed by Philip Mandalidis and David Blackwell."--title page verso
"These relief collages are constructed from a multitude of materials, including modeling clay, papers, textured materials, preserved natural materials, and paints."--p.
Includes a note about the Daintree Wilderness (p.)
Accelerated Reader AR LG 3 0.5 35986.
Boston Globe/Horn Book Picture Book Honor, 1988.