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Publisher Comments:

"Like nothing you have seen before," raves Kirkus Reviews in a starred review.

In his most beautiful and moving work to date, Bob Staake explores the universal themes of loneliness, bullying, and the importance of friendship. In this emotional picture book, readers will be captivated as they follow the journey of a bluebird as he develops a friendship with a young boy and ultimately risks his life to save the boy from harm. Both simple and evocative, this timeless and profound story will resonate with readers young and old. 

Bob Staake has been working on this book for 10 years, and he believes it is the story he was born to write.

From the Hardcover edition.

About the Author

BOB STAAKE has authored and/or illustrated over 50 books, including The Donut Chef, Hello Robots, Look a Book, This Is Not a Pumpkin, and Pets Go Pop. The New York Times named Staake's The Red Lemon one of the 10 best illustrated books of 2006.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780375970382
Publisher:
Schwartz & Wade
Subject:
Situations / Death & Dying
Author:
Staake, Bob
Subject:
Children s Animals-Animal Stories-Birds
Subject:
bullies;bullying;birds;picture book;friendship;death;loss
Edition Description:
Library binding
Publication Date:
20130409
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
from P up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
ILLUSTRATIONS THROUGHOUT
Pages:
40
Dimensions:
9.79 x 11.37 x 0.4 in 1.12 lb
Age Level:
from 4 up to 8

Related Subjects

Children's » Animals » Birds
Young Adult » Fiction » Social Issues » Death and Dying
Young Adult » Fiction » Social Issues » Friendship

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