Through this story about injustice and challenging the status quo, readers will be inspired to think deeply about why and how we can bring about change in the world.
ORCA BOOKS | SEPTEMBER 2020
Galbraith’s gentle story about finding the courage to embrace change is both scary and satisfying.
– Quill & Quire
VERDICT: This is a mindful read-aloud story with several teachable moments. It highlights the power of words and stories to connect the world.
– School Library Journal
Inspired by the idea of civil discourse, this book offers a timely message of communication and compassion.
Usha and the Stolen Sun has a companion Discussion Guide created to help educators and parents alike stimulate critical discussions in the classroom and at home!
Galbraith demonstrates an intimate understanding of a child's inquisitive, innocent nature...The fantastical storyline is enhanced by Isabelle Malenfant's whimsical illustrations.
– Quill & Quire (Starred Review)
A unique story filled with the magic and whimsy of childhood imagination, Once Upon a Balloon will delight young readers and reawaken the child in all of us.
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