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Morpurgo, Michael ; ill. by Christian Birmingham.
New York : Phyllis Fogelman, 2000.
IL K-3 RL 2.8
ISBN  0-8037-2543-4
A young boy fishing all alone.   Or is he?  He notices a beautiful silver swan on the lake.  Day after day, the young boy walks to the lake to watch the beautiful swan.  In time, another swan joins her and together they start a family.  Things seem to be going fine.  The young boy visits the swans often.  But the winter is unusually long and the young boy wonders if the swans can survive.  Join the boy as he learns about the beauty of nature and the harshness as well.
SUBJECTS:     Mute swan -- Fiction.
                        Swans -- Fiction.


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