A beautiful story about a friendship between a small sparrow and a homeless man. Readers of all ages will be moved by this powerful narrative, which highlights the heroism and dignity of people with mental illness. Beautiful full colour illustrations drawn with depth and insight by former Hans Christian Andersen Medallist Robert Ingpen
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Inspired by my late father's struggle with schizophrenia and homelessness, Broken Beaks teaches children the importance of empathy, in the context of a unique and compelling narrative. Broken Beaks has been published in Australia, Brazil, and Korea, and is the 2004 winner of the prestigious Brazilian book award, the Monteiro Lobato Award.About the Author:
Nathaniel Lachenmeyer is the award-winning author of The Outsider, which deals with his father's struggle with schizophrenia and homelessness, and the forthcoming book The Stones of Madness.
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Book Description Michelle Anderson Publishing, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110855723351
Book Description Michelle Anderson Publishing, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Robert R. Ingpen (illustrator). book. Bookseller Inventory # M0855723351