April 9, 2013
April 9, 2013
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.
Bob Staake's tremendous artwork shares the story of a little boy and a bluebird, rendering text unnecessary. Told in shades of gray and brilliant spots of blue, a little boy finds a friend in a tiny bluebird. Friendship, fun, and an act of heroism make this a particularly an unusual and compelling picture book.
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres, Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Social Issues / Death + Dying, Social Issues / Friendship, General
- Genre: Juvenile Fiction, Fiction + Literature Genres
- Subgenre: General, Social Issues / Friendship, Social Issues / Death + Dying
- Language: English
- Author: Bob Staake
- Online Item #: 14611906
- Store Item Number (DPCI): 248-82-9693
- ISBN: 9780375970382
- Item can be gift wrapped.
- Made in the USA or Imported