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Fiction Picture Book
Pages: 32
Themes: wolves, shepherds, living with nature, wild animals, two perspectives
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pub Date: 25/Feb/2020
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Both the shepherd and the wolf live on the mountain. They love their home and want to feel safe there. This book tells the same story, in identical words, from both the wolf’s perspective and that of the shepherd. Read the wolf’s story then flip it over and read the shepherd’s story and see the landscape that each of them sees. A good reminder of how humans should behave in the wild and on this earth that we share.

“[A] deft, dual-perspective story...The approach and reflective prose are simple yet thought provoking, encouraging readers to be mindful of those with whom we share the world.”
Kirkus Reviews
“Truly a book for today and our changing future.”
CM: Canadian Review of Materials
“The epitome of a perfect picture book. Its simple yet powerful message provides multiple entry points for readers of all ages. It's a book that every teacher, librarian, and parent should have on the top of their 'to be read' list.”
School Library Journal
“A worthy addition to any library or classroom exploring themes such as perspective, citizenship, cohabitation, and nature.”

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