by Jane Johnson, illustrated by Judith Brooks
From his cage near a window, a wise, joyful, and adventurous bird named Tangerine talks with two neighborhood children about his daily life, revealing the magnificence of birds.
After the text:
“Some Questions from Tangerine,” to expand the reader’s perception of his or her daily life. (2 pages)
“Tangerine’s Favorite Facts about Greycheeks,” including behavior in their natural habitat. (2 pages)
Age range: 6 and up. Suitable for reading by section, and for reading aloud to younger children.
CD: 31 minutes
Narration by Walker Jones; Music composed and performed by Walker Jones
Publisher: Greycheek Press, LLC
Publication date: October 2010
Format: paper cover, 40 pages
Number of illustrated pages: 37