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SparrowCover_Papa.pngSparrow (Papa Version)
Dorinda Silver Williams, Illustrated by Brenda Gilliam  2012
ISBN: 9781934019955
Item No.: 447


Sparrow is designed to support a young child whose parent has experienced a physical or emotional injury/illness. 


Sparrow (papa version) tells the story of a young bird whose beloved parent has been away on a long journey.  When Papa finally returns home from his journey, young Sparrow notices that he seems different.  Papa is tired and weary and his wing is clipped.  Papa and young Sparrow cannot fly together like they used to do.  Everything is so different that young Sparrow begins to wonder if Papa’s feelings for him have changed as well.  Papa reaches out, offering Sparrow the assurance that he needs; papa loves Sparrow, now and always. Sparrow learns that although he and Papa can no longer fly together, they can be together—and that means everything.  A mama version is also available.


Price: $10.99

Format: board book
Pages: 34

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