A Home for Bird

A Home for Bird

Book - 2012
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Vernon the toad takes the silent Bird on a journey in hopes of finding Bird's home.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Roaring Brook Press, c2012
Edition: 1st ed
Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 25 cm
ISBN: 9781596437111
Branch Call Number: je Stea


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KHaney Jun 22, 2013

A sweet sweet story with wonderful illustrations. Loved it!

Nov 02, 2012

Cute story about a budding friendship. Same author as another of our favorite books - A Sick Day for Amos McGee.

Oct 07, 2012

In A Home for Bird, a scavenging toad named Vernon finds lost a cuckoo clock bird and helps him find his home. A Caldecott Winner for A Sick Day for Amos McGee, Philip C. Stead layers water soluble crayons with goauche to create the warm, generous illustrations that reward slow reading.

Check out Seven Impossible Things Before Breakfast's excellent interview with Stead about A Home for Bird's creation complete with in progress artwork for the book: http://blaine.org/sevenimpossiblethings/?p=2344

Sarahndippitty Aug 11, 2012

Very cute book, kids love it.

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