How does it feel to be the very last Christmas tree on the lot? The Last Christmas Tree written by Thom Binford and illustrated by his wife Nancy is a charming fanciful children's book that explores the answer. When a not-so-handsome tree is the only one left on the lot, he feels rejected. As he watches the other trees being happily carried off by families, he wishes for the same sense of belonging. The tree long to be part of a holiday season, to be sprinkled with colored lights, lots of decorations, and of course to be loved. Will the dad discover the magic in this tree and cart him home? Written in a charming sing-song rhyme that children will love to read aloud. The Last Christmas Tree speaks to anyone who has ever felt left out, different or sad about not being chosen for a game, team or club. The book's gentle message, that it is our differences that truly make us special, teaches children not to gvie up and to have hope that their own special gifts will be noticed, appreciated and celebrated. An enchanting holiday classic. The last Christmas Tree sparkles with colorful, bright illustrations that perfectly underscore the book's heartfelt message with hope, even miracles are possible.