The Little Tern: A Story of Insight

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The enchanting story of a bird who one day discovers he has lost the ability to fly, The Little Tern is a beautifully illustrated modern fable on finding hope in disappointing or frustrating circumstances. Full-color illustrations.

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Brooke Newman has been the editor, co-author and author of numerous books, film scripts and plays. She received an award from the Pacific Northwest Writer's Guild for her one-act play, "My Mother's Lovers." She lives in Aspen, Colorado, with her four children and three dogs.

Lisa Mann Dirkes began her career as a freelance illustrator working for, among others, Vogue, but she now focuses on fine art. She is married, with five children, and lives in Massachusetts.

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It is a thoughtful modern-day parable of inspiration, suitable for readers of all ages and faiths. -- The Midwest Book Review

It is beautifully conceived and flawlessly executed, a fable that speaks to adults and children in language that both understand. -- Susan Baerwald

The Little Tern is a charming and touching fable that was a delight for me to read. -- Larry McMurtry, Pulitzer prize winning author

The Little Tern is a lovely book that I will always treasure. -- Alan Lightman

The Little Tern is a wonderful antidote for the daily news. -- Spirit and Life

This beautiful book showcases wonderful watercolor images. -- WildBird

This is such a wonderful book for all ages because its message is universal. -- Julie Houston, Co-author of One Door Closes, Another Door Opens

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