Thursday, November 20, 2014

The Little Hummingbird by Michael Nicoll Yahgulanaas

A new edition of the beautifully illustrated, bestselling book, revised for younger readers. This inspiring children's book - a revised edition of the award-winning Flight of the Hummingbird - is based on a South American indigenous story about a courageous hummingbird who defies fear and expectations in her attempt to save the forest from fire. The illustrated story is supplemented by a natural and cultural history of hummingbirds, as well as an inspiring message from Nobel Peace Prize winner Wangari Maathai. The evocative artwork by internationally renowned Haida artist Michael Nicoll Yahgulanaas complements the optimistic tale that encourages everyone to take responsibility for their home and the planet.

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