The Dead Bird, Hardback Book


A New York Times Best Illustrated Book of 2016!This heartwarming classic picture book by beloved children's book author Margaret Wise Brown is beautifully reillustrated for a contemporary audience by the critically acclaimed, award-winning illustrator Christian Robinson. One day, the children find a bird lying on its side with its eyes closed and no heartbeat.

They are very sorry, so they decide to say good-bye.

In the park, they dig a hole for the bird and cover it with warm sweet-ferns and flowers.

Finally, they sing sweet songs to send the little bird on its way.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 32 pages
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Inc
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  • Category: Picture storybooks
  • ISBN: 9780060289317

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