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Saving the butterfly

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Year: 2022
By: Helen Cooper and Gill Smith
ISBN: 9781536220551

Rescuers arrive, but only find only two children. One is young, the other is older. When on land, the younger child begins to engage with society enthusiastically, while the older one is too scared.

The younger child uses a butterfly to encourage their elder to be brave and explore. A reminder that flourishing takes time after a significant loss. Immigration, family, courage, and grief are topics explored in this book written for those aged 4-9.

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