Little bird lives in a big tree, in a warm and safe nest. Her mum and dad bring her food. Little bird has to stay in. But Little bird is curious and goes outside. Suddenly, a black bird apeears. He hurts Little bird and then flies off again. Little bird doesn't dare to tell what has happened. She is afraid and feels guilty. Only when she realizes her parents are ther for her, she tells them everything...
This poetic text and illustrations bring a subtle and moving story about child abuse.
Themes: bird, child abuse, trust, children's rights
Rights sold: Korean, Chinese (Taiwan + mainland)