How To Heal A Broken Wing

byBob GrahamIllustratorBob Graham

August 26, 2008|
How To Heal A Broken Wing by Bob Graham
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In a spare urban fable, Bob Graham brings us one small boy, one loving family, and one miraculous story of hope and healing.

"No one saw the bird fall."

In a city full of hurried people, only young Will notices the bird lying hurt on the ground. With the help of his sympathetic mother, he gently wraps the injured bird and takes it home. In classic Bob Graham style, the beauty is in the details: the careful ministrations with an eyedropper, the bedroom filled with animal memorabilia, the saving of the single feather as a good-luck charm for the bird''s return to the sky. Wistful and uplifting, here is a tale of possibility — and of the souls who never doubt its power.
Bob Graham is the author-illustrator of many acclaimed books for children. Of How to Heal a Broken Wing, he says: "In troubled times, when many of us are losing contact with the natural world, I wanted to show that there is still hope in a coming generation of children who have curiosity and empathy with the world around...
Title:How To Heal A Broken Wing
Format:Picture Books
Product dimensions:40 pages, 12.13 X 8.5 X 0.36 in
Shipping dimensions:40 pages, 12.13 X 8.5 X 0.36 in
Published:August 26, 2008
Publisher:Candlewick Press
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780763639037

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