First birthdays are such momentous milestones in the lives of young children and their families. Hazel and Twig: The Birthday Fortune is a charming story about little Twig’s upcoming first birthday and doljabi. It’s a beautiful celebration of family, Korean culture and traditions. The book’s back matter includes a glossary of Korean words used in the story and an author’s note with first birthday traditions in Korean culture.
This is a story of a boy and the loss of his grandfather, but also the joyful legacy that he leaves behind. Follow Finn’s otherworldly adventure as he embarks on a trip to a magical place he’s only heard about in his grandfather’s stories. This heartwarming tale is full of breathtaking beauty and unbelievable wonders. A paragon of a bedtime story if we’ve ever seen one.
Sven’s life changes a whole lot when his little sister is born. He doesn’t know what to make of her — she’s a fierce little thing and oh, is she a crier! No one knows quite how to appease her cantankerous spirit but Sven thinks he’s got an idea. 😉 A heartwarming tale about welcoming new siblings.