Fly Away Home (Paperback)

By Eve Bunting, Ronald Himler (Illustrator)

Clarion Books, 9780395664155, 32pp.

Publication Date: March 22, 1993

Other Editions of This Title:
Prebound (3/22/1993)
Prebound (3/1/1993)
Hardcover (3/18/1991)

List Price: 7.99*
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A homeless boy who lives in an airport with his father, moving from terminal to terminal trying not to be noticed, is given hope when a trapped bird finally finds its freedom.

About the Author

Eve Bunting has written over two hundred books for children, including the Caldecott Medal-winning Smoky Night, illustrated by David Diaz, The Wall, Fly Away Home, and Train to Somewhere. She lives in Southern California.

 Ronald Himler is the award-winning illustrator of more than 75 books for children. He lives in the desert outside of Tuscon, Arizona and can be visited online at

Praise For Fly Away Home

"A first-rate picture book that deserves a place in all collections. Sure to spark discussion." School Library Journal, Starred