By Bob Staake

A beautiful and moving wordless picture book exploring the universal themes of loneliness, bullying and the importance of friendship.

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. 'Deeply impressive and moving.' - Publisher's Weekly, Starred Review 'A book of true beauty.'- The New York Times

  • A New York Times Notable Children's Book Of 2013 and named one of The Best Books Of 2013 by Publishers Weekly
  • A great book for discussing important issues with reluctant readers as the story is told soley in pictures.
  • Bob Staake is the creator of many books for children, including The Red Lemon, a New York Times Best Illustrated Book.

About the author

Bob Staake is an American Illustrator Biography, cartoonist, children's book Author Biography and designer. He lives and works in Chatham, Massachusetts.

ISBN: 9781783441853
Imprint: Andersen Press
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: July 3, 2014
Dimensions: 280 x 240mm, 40pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $16.99
New Zealand RRP: $18.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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