Fly, Eagle, Fly!
Written by Christopher Gregorowski, Archbishop Desmond Tutu
Illustrated by Niki Daly
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Selected by a distinguished independent panel of experts including our editorial expert, Julia Eccleshare, for Diverse Voices - 50 of the best Children's Books celebrating cultural diversity in the UK. A story of fulfilment and freedom shown through the parable of the baby eagle who is reared with chickens.
Fly, Eagle, Fly! by Christopher Gregorowski, Archbishop Desmond Tutu
After a stormy night, a farmer searching for his lost calf finds a baby eagle that has been blown out of its nest. He takes it home and raises it with his chickens. But when his friend comes to visit one day, he tells the farmer that an eagle should be flying high in the sky, not scrabbling on the ground for grain. How the farmer's friend proves that the bird is an eagle and destined to fly to the sun is lyrically retold by Christopher Gregorowski. Niki Daly's bright water colour illustrations breath life into this powerful and uplifting tale.
The people, the birds and the glorious landscape are beautifully portrayed in Niki Daly's loose but authoritative brush drawings Books for Keeps
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Interest Age: From 4
Christopher Gregorowski, Archbishop Desmond Tutu
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Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
2nd November 2001
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