An arctic fox adopts a baby goose in this heartwarming read-aloud perfect for dads and their little ones
When Aput the fox finds an abandoned goose egg, he has no idea what’s in store for him. He doesn’t know anything about babies and he certainly doesn’t know what to do when the gosling hatches and mistakes him for its daddy. So he decides to find the gosling a home. But with each page turn, Aput learns more about caring for a baby and, with a little help from his friends, he discovers what a baby needs most is love.
About Rosalinde Bonnet
As a kid, Rosalinde loved to draw, write plays and create sets for her puppets. So, after high school, she went to study art at the École Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs in Paris. Since graduating, she has written and/or… More about Rosalinde Bonnet
“Perfect for Father’s Day, this sweet tale shows how love makes a family. A great choice for one-on-one and small group sharing.”—School Library Journal
“Aput’s evolution from helpful bystander to committed parent makes for a lovely narrative arc, but even more touching is Bonnet’s (the Ella and Penguin books) portrait of a lively, caring community.” —Publishers Weekly
“The focus is on the developing relationship between father and child; the fox’s expression when the egg hatches is absolutely priceless and worth the cover price alone. A sweet adoption tale.” —Kirkus