ACHUKA Book of the Day 29 Jun 2021
“Pleasingly naïve illustrations of a rural town accompany the smooth translation in this Dutch and Flemish import. Persistence makes a difference in this understated charmer.” KIRKUS
Early in the morning, just before Sam’s alarm clock is about to go off, a strange sound enters the bedroom. SHRIEK! SHRIEK! What’s that noise? This is not a good way to start the day! Sam is woken up by a loud bird, but he tries to sleep through it. What can Sam do to stop it? This bird is relentless! Will Sam find a new friend in this magpie and finally manage to sleep in?
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