Home Is Where the Birds Sing (Hardcover)

Home Is Where the Birds Sing By Cynthia Rylant, Katie Harnett (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Cynthia Rylant, Katie Harnett (Illustrator)
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A beautiful and poignant meditation on what makes a home from Newbery Medalist Cynthia Rylant.

There are so many things, both big and small, that make a place feel like home. Home is where you might have a special nickname or a special toy. It’s where you might have a snack or a nap or a bath—or all three! Whether home is a city apartment or a country cottage, it’s a place you want to return to again and again. Celebrate all kinds of homes—and all kinds of families—in this cozy, lushly illustrated ode to the universal feeling of being at home.

About the Author


Cynthia Rylant is the author of more than 100 books for young people, including the beloved Henry and Mudge, Annie and Snowball, Brownie & Pearl, Motor Mouse, and Mr. Putter & Tabby series. Her novel Missing May received the Newbery Medal. She lives in Portland, Oregon.

Katie Harnett is an award-winning illustrator and author who is based in Sheffield, England. She has written and illustrated three picture books, is the illustrator of the Franklin’s Flying Bookshop series written by Jen Campbell, and illustrates book covers and older fiction.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781534449572
ISBN-10: 1534449574
Publisher: Beach Lane Books
Publication Date: May 17th, 2022
Pages: 40
Language: English

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