Rain Before Rainbows
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The illustrations are perfect and the words can be uplifting to not only children but adults as well. In this heartfelt story about courage, change, and moving on, a girl and her companion fox travel together away from a sorrowful past, through challenging and stormy times, toward color and light and life. The images are quite magical and there is such a lot to see in each page, plenty for both children and adults to look at in this book.
Regé-Jean Page is to read a CBeebies Bedtime Story for Mother’s Day in a week which also sees a brand new story from Tom Hardy alongside new readers Rag‘n’Bone Man and Felicity Jones. The girl and the fox encounter and must deal with scary creatures and a raging storm whilst on a long journey before finally finding a new land where there are new friends to meet and eventually the darkness turns into a bright and wonderful new day. Text copyright © 2020 by Smriti Prasadam-Halls Illustrations copyright © 2020 by David Litchfield All rights reserved.What is important, is to remember to be kind ( do no harm but take no shit) and this book helps with that. There really is a lot to see in every page and it evokes a lovely atmosphere in the story, I’m sure plenty of children and adults will love looking at this book for the illustrations alone. Allowing the reader to focus – not only in these strange times but, indeed, at any time – on weird or difficult situations enabling exploration and discussions.
By donating to Save the Children, you can support the most vulnera- ble families in rural America, now so disproportionally affected by coronavirus-related school closures. These full-page illustrations are simply beautiful, they capture the eye with their soft colours and delightful scenes with so much to take in. First US electronic edition 2020 Library of Congress Catalog Card Number pending The illustrations were done in ink and paint and rendered digitally.Smriti Prasadam-Halls is an award-winning, internationally best-selling children’s author whose books have been published in more than thirty languages. Absolutely fell in love with the illustrations but as soon as I opened the book and saw a scripture in the publication information I fell in love with the book. They learn that, in the midst of rain, rainbows can be hard to see but, with courage and the help of good friends, there is always a way out of darkness.
They are moving from a troubled past to a better future, thus teaching the readers about taking it step-by-step, but never giving up. The story of a girl and her fox friend who have to leave their home after a terrible fire engulfs the castle they lived in.What stands out most for me personally is the idea that the journey that the girl and her Fox friend find themselves on is obviously really tough and really scary, but they keep going.