What makes “Five Birds on a Wire” a unique story?

From Melanie Charlene, author of children’s book “Five Birds on a Wire“: “Five Birds on a Wire” is a unique story, not only in subject matter but also in the author’s approach to story telling. The book is told from the perspective of the main character who never really moves much. She’s stuck in a few…

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What do you hope that children would gain from reading “Five Birds on A Wire”?

From Melanie Charlene, author of children’s book “Five Birds on a Wire“: I would hope that after reading “Five Birds on a Wire”, children would have an enhanced appreciation for their surroundings. The sights and sounds that they never really noticed before, should become more apparent. I would hope that children would learn to pause every now and…