Bird House

$17.99
ISBN-13: 9781419744082
Blanca Gómez
 
April 20, 2021
 
Hardcover| 32 pages
 
Ages 4 to 8, Grades P to 3
 
Juvenile Fiction / Animals / Birds 
 
A grandmother and grandchild nurse an injured bird together in this touching story about caring for all creatures, the wonder of nature, and letting go On a snowy day, a grandmother and grandchild find an injured bird. They take it home and care for it until it can fly around the living room. It is fantastic-just like everything at Abuela's house! But a fantastic moment is also bittersweet, for the little bird's recovery means that it's time to let it fly free. Drawing inspiration from a formative childhood experience, Blanca Gómez crafts a deceptively simple story that is morally and emotionally resonant and is brimming with love, wonder, and a deep respect for the natural world.