Fly Away Home

Eve Bunting (Author) Ronald Himler (Illustrator)
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Description

A homeless boy who lives in an airport with his father, moving from terminal to terminal trying not to be noticed, is given hope when a trapped bird finally finds its freedom. "A first-rate picture book that deserves a place in all collections. Sure to spark discussion." -- School Library Journal, starred review

Product Details

Price
$7.99  $7.35
Publisher
Clarion Books
Publish Date
March 22, 1993
Pages
32
Dimensions
8.6 X 0.2 X 8.3 inches | 0.25 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780395664155

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About the Author

Eve Bunting was born in Ireland and came to California with her husband and three children. She is one of the most acclaimed and versatile children's book authors, with more than two hundred novels and picture books to her credit. Among her honors are many state awards, the Kerlan Award, the Golden Kite Award, the Regina Medal, the Mystery Writers of America and the Western Writers of America awards, and a PEN International Special Achievement award for her contribution to children's literature. In 2002, Ms. Bunting was chosen to be Irish-American Woman of the Year by the Irish-American Heritage Committee of New York.

Ron Himler lives in Tucson, Arizona. An interest in American Indian culture first brought Mr. Himler to the southwest, and his work often features western subjects as well as historical themes. His paintings are frequently exhibited in galleries in the southwest. Ron Himler has illustrated more than seventy-five children's books.

Reviews

"A first-rate picture book that deserves a place in all collections. Sure to spark discussion." School Library Journal, Starred