by Oleksandr Shatokhin - £15.99 Red Comet Press LLC (2023)
hardback ISBN 13: 9781636550640 | ISBN 10: 1636550649
A wordless picture book portrayal of war seen through the eyes of a young girl who finds hope in the symbolism of yellow butterflies against the background of a pure blue sky.
Oleksandr Shatokhin has created a deeply emotional response to the conflict in Ukraine and provided a narrative full of powerful visual metaphors for readers to consider as they travel from the devastating effects of war to a place of hope for peace and the future.
A portion of the sale of this book will be donated to the Universal Reading Foundation who supply children's books to Ukraine.
Back matter includes Notes on sharing a wordless picture book and How to talk to children about war.
Recommended for readers aged 4-8
(Price & availability last checked: April 2023)
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