Ellen and her friend Ollie love the apple tree in Ellen”s yard. They play in the tree all year round. In the summer, it”s a perfect secret place and Ellen and Ollie can be apple tree spies. And in the fall, the apples taste delicious. But one winter night, a storm blows the tree down. Oh, how Ellen misses her wonderful apple tree! Ellen”s mama tells her that they can”t get a new tree until spring. It”s a long wait for Ellen and Ollie... Winsome watercolor illustrations accompany this sweet story about the natural cycle of a beloved apple tree.