Bird To Bird

by | Aug 2018

Bird to Bird Front Cover of Book

Bird to Bird

Illustrated by Wayne Harris

Published by Black Dog Books

ISBN: 9781925381122


A bird drops a seed to the floor of the forest.

The seed grows into a sapling, then a tree.

The tree is felled and taken to a busy city.

The story of one bird, one seed, one tree.


Bird to Bird is an excellent story to use at home but it also makes fantastic links to so many subject areas across all grades at school. Full review

This is the journey of a tree from seed to what the timber is made into. Full Review

Bird to Bird is an aesthetic circular narrative. Claire Saxby’s poetic and repetitive words paired with Wayne Harris’s dreamy illustrations Full Article

Bird to Bird is a gentle way to introduce readers aged four and up to questions about where materials come from, recycling and Australian history. Full Article

Bird to Bird begins with a seed being dropped by a bird. It’s followed by a journey that traces what happens to the tree that grows as a result.  Full Article

Never feeling a dull moment, the story sets intrigue whilst subtly weaving important discussion themes  Full Article