A Lot or a Little?
What you will—and won't—find in this book.
The main character, a leaf, is not forced to drop until he finds the courage. Friendship helps him cope.
Parents Need to Know
Parents need to know that this is the perfect book to read to a young child trying to find the courage to do something a little new or scary.
Is It Any Good?
Kids who have moments of panic can take heart with this lovely little book, with its encouraging message, poetic language, and unique artwork. The lesson here is that with time, and a little friendly support, we all can soar to heights we never imagined.
The story reads like a whimsical poem, and looks like one, too. Words are artistically arranged amid subtle fall-like colors of the collage illustrations that are laid out on graph paper pages. It truly is a "celebration of the friends who help us take the leap."
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