Award-winning author Gill Lewis explores the redemptive power of nature for struggling young people in this touching tale.
Gill Lewis worked as a vet in the UK and across the world before becoming the acclaimed author of several books for children, including Sky Hawk and Gorilla Dawn. Gill's writing has earned her numerous awards such as the UKLA Children's Book Award and the Little Rebel Award, and several nominations for prestigious awards including the CILIP Carnegie Medal.
"An outstanding novella exploring the impact of anxiety and depression, and the redemptive power of nature" -- The Bookseller
"Lewis makes subtle points about the way children are raised and educated in 2021, while avoiding preachiness. This urban duckling becomes something rather beautiful" -- The Times Children's Book of the Week