Birdsong

Birdsong

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When a young girl moves from the country to a small town, she feels lonely and out of place. But soon she meets an elderly woman next door, who shares her love of nature and art. As the seasons change, can the girl navigate the failing health of her new friend? Acclaimed author and artist Julie Flett's textured images of birds, flowers, art, and landscapes bring vibrancy and warmth to this powerful story, which highlights the fulfillment of intergenerational relationships and shared passions. A brief glossary and pronunciation guide to Cree-Métis words that appear in the text is provided on the copyright page.
Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia : Greystone Kids / Greystone Books, 2020.
Copyright Date: ©2019
ISBN: 9781771644730
1771644737
Branch Call Number: E FLETT
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Alternative Title: Bird song

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When a young girl moves from the country to a small town, she feels lonely and out of place. But soon she meets an elderly woman next door, who shares her love of nature and art.

When a young girl moves from the country to a small town, she feels lonely and out of place. But soon she meets an elderly woman next door, who shares her love of nature and art.

Picture Book Honor ~ Written and illustrated by Julie Flett (Cree-Métis) and published by Greystone Kids.

An intergenerational friendship takes center stage in this vibrant picture book about art and nature by Cree-Metis author and artist Julie Flett.


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ChinmayeePatra
Oct 05, 2020

This is a nice story that my 5yr old liked very much. It is about developing friendship between a little girl and an old woman and the compassion the girl has shown for her new friend.

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