Mama Bird Lost an Egg
Mama Bird is sad today. A little egg she was keeping warm has broken. With tenderness and compassion, her son, Gabriel, helps comfort her. A thoughtful picture book that explores the theme of miscarriage, using a subtle metaphor. It provides families who are living a similar experience a resource to talk about grief and loss with young children.
FROM MIDWEST BOOK REVIEW: The collaborative work of author Evelyne Fournier and illustrator Chloloula, Mama Bird Lost an Egg is a thoughtful and thoroughly child friendly picture book that explores the theme of miscarriage. . .. Mama Bird Lost an Egg is a unique, very ably presented, and unreservedly recommended addition to family, daycare center, preschool, elementary school, and community library collections.