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The Second Sky

Written by Patrick Guest and illustrated by Jonathan Bentley
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An inspiring story about finding your true element

Ever since he first hatched, Gilbert has wanted to fly. But with his big, clumsy feet and small, fluffy wings, learning to fly is a bigger challenge than Gilbert anticipated. His fellow penguins tell him to give up, but Gilbert is sure that if he keeps trying, he’ll be able to soar…

Young readers will fall in love with this sweet, motivating story about overcoming obstacles and discovering your hidden talents.

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Cute story about being different and finding joy in your differences.

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Who Wrote The Second Sky

Patrick Guest

Patrick Guest was inspired to write That’s What Wings Are For when his son was diagnosed with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. This is his rst picture book.

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Who Illustrated The Second Sky

Jonathan Bentley

Jonathan Bentley is the author of Where Is Bear? and Little Big.

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Publication Date:
March 5, 2019