Lu Lu, The Blue Flamingo (Second Edition) (Paperback)

By Robert Lon Barber Msw

Createspace Independent Publishing Platform, 9781477595084, 44pp.

Publication Date: June 3, 2012

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (10/13/2012)

List Price: 12.95*
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Lu Lu, The Blue Flamingo (Second Edition) is the story of Lu Lu, the world's only blue flamingo, who wants to be pink and "fit in" with her flamingo friends. Her desire to be pink leads her to Dr. Havalook who fulfills her dream -- or so she thinks. Lu Lu quickly discovers that being pink isn't right for her and learns that it's okay to be different and be a "one of a kind bird." Lu Lu, The Blue Flamingo (Second Edition) is the first in a series of children's picture books designed to give enjoyment to children, parents and caregivers as fun and quirky characters tackle and resolve life challenges common to childhood development. The book is 42 pages with full color illustrations, a self-discovery exercise and two coloring pages. Larger, child-friendly print for easier reading and family enjoyment.

About the Author

Robert Barber, MSW, is a child and adolescent therapist who loves art museums and dogs and could probably eat pizza every day. His honors include Magna Cum Laude; Winner of 5 Gold Key Awards and 8 Honorable Mentions in the National Scholastic Art Awards; Artwork exhibited in Austin, Chicago, New York, Phoenix and Wichita; and Poster and program artwork for fairy tale story ballets in Evansville, Little Rock and Savannah. Notable art mentors include Jim Gross, Betty Dickerson and Earl Linderman. A Word from the Author: I have always loved children's picture books and wanted to combine both my backgrounds in art and psychology to help children, parents and caregivers. Lu Lu, the Blue Flamingo is the first in a series based on fun and quirky characters that tackle and resolve life challenges common to all of us, themes that spring from childhood development and often continue into adulthood. With that in mind, nurture and love the "Lu Lu" inside of you that is unique and special. Enjoy!