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I’M LIKE A BIRD tells the parallel journey of a Willow Warbler and a young girl, Maria. A Willow Warbler is a tiny songbird that makes a yearly migration from Siberia to Southern Africa. At age seven, Maria also migrated from Moscow to South Africa.


Listen to Your Diddalum

written by Emily Child & illustrated by Maria Lebedeva

The Diddalum is something that everyone has deep within themselves. It comes from inside somewhere between your chest and your tummy. Sometimes it makes you strong or makes you want to sing. And sometimes it helps you say “I’m sure” even if you aren’t.

RIGHTS SOLD: Turkish, German, Complex Chinese & Japanese

Paperback / 200 x 200 / 40 pages / Imagnary House