Binky's Time To Fly
By Sharmila Collins
Illustrated by Carolina Rabei
A heartening story of how coming together and working as a team can produce wonderful results.
When Binky turns from caterpillar to butterfly, it's a disaster! His wings won't work and poor Binky can't fly. Luckily, the spiders, silkworms and bees come to his aid. Together they work out how to give Binky a pair of bright, strong wings.
275 x 240mm
Sep 11, 2019
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"A heart-warming book with a powerful message about empathy, kindness, and the joy of working collaboratively and helping each other."
Booktrust - Books we Love
"Incorporating themes of inclusion and empathy, this movingly told and illustrated story demonstrates the power of co-operation and determination. Rich in pattern and texture, Carolina Rabei's expressive mixed media illustrations are reflective of the softly spoken, uplifting narrative."
Red Reading Hub
Carolina Rabei comes from Moldova and gained a distinction in illustration at the Cambridge School of Art. Her style is a unique mix of traditional and digital techniques. She is also the illustrator of the forthcoming Tickle Beetle collection of play-rhymes for Otter-Barry Books. Carolina lives in Cambridge.