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Hardcover, 32 pages, Harpercollins Childrens Books, List Price: $17.99 |

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The Dead Bird
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Margaret Wise Brown and Christian Robinson

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A re-illustrated edition of Margaret Wise Brown's classic story features artwork by the award-winning illustrator of Rain! and Josephine and follows the experiences of a group of children who organize a heartfelt memorial after finding a dead bird.

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