Talk to squirrels.
Listen to birds.
No eating your neighbor.
No nibbling on Red's leaves.
No touching the wishes.
No noise after sunset.
PN + MJ
How friendship happens
How to heal the carving
How to fix the broken sidewalk
How to speak to humans
He delivers Samar's wish to Stephen.
He steals Samar's math homework.
He brings Samar a locket.
He drops a rock on Stephen's head.
A key Bongo gave her
The homework Bongo stole from Stephen
The word LEAVE carved into Red
Her wish for the next Wish Day
Red's roots are breaking the pipes.
Francesca doesn't want any more wishes.
The wishes are a big mess to clean up every year.
Red has a tree disease.
She remembers what the tree has meant to her family.
She doesn't want the town's people mad at her.
She wants to sit in Red's shade during the summer.
She wants to wait until the critters are out of the tree.
Red is designated a heritage tree.
Someone carves STAY into the tree.
Samar's family moves away.
Red begins talking to Francesca every day.