Book ½ The Simple Art of Flying Í 256 pages À Cory leonardo

Ebook The Simple Art of Flying

Book ½ The Simple Art of Flying Í 256 pages À Cory leonardo À uirky characters plucky humor and a heartwarming message come together in this big hearted debut novel about friendship and the true meaning of familySometimes flying means keeping your feet on the groundBorn in a dismal room in a pet stWeen anxiously plucking his feathers eating a few books and finding his own poetic voice Alastair plots his way to a family reunion But soon he’s forced to choose between the life he’s always dreamed of and admitting the truth that sometimes the bravest adventure is in letting g I'm not exaggerating when I say this is one of my favorite middle grade books of all time Cory Leonardo has an incredible gift with prose and poetry; I read this several times before it got its book deal and without fail I cried each time Incredibly uplifting soul swelling transformative

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Escape to bluer skies He’d like nothing than to fly away to a palm tree with his beloved sister Aggie But when Aggie is purchased by twelve year old Fritz and Alastair is adopted by elderly dance enthusiast and pie baker Albertina Plopky the future looks ready to crash landIn bet Many thanks for Laurie Hnatiuk and #mgbookchat for this awesome recommendation; can't wait for the twitter chat Tues 625 at 9PM EST I loved Cory Leonardo's way with words so humorous yet exploring Alastair and Fritz and Bertie's personalities hopes and dreams I ached as the parrots lost their feathers; cheered as they found forever homes even if it did take stubborn morose Alastair longer Bertie's letters to her dead husband were so sweet she was ever the positive force both for Alastair and Fritz so definitely needed Middle school readers will love these three voices the poetry the musings the food the pet support groupsclubs will keep readers turning the pages

Book é The Simple Art of Flying ↠ Cory Leonardo

The Simple Art of Flying Uirky characters plucky humor and a heartwarming message come together in this big hearted debut novel about friendship and the true meaning of familySometimes flying means keeping your feet on the groundBorn in a dismal room in a pet store Alastair the African grey parrot dreams of This book is truly Kate DiCamillo meets Katherine Applegate It has amazing voice lovable characters beautiful poetry and will make you laugh then cry then laugh again DON'T MISS IT