Small Things Mended

SMALL THINGS MENDED written by Casey Robinson and illustrated by Nancy Whitesides

Casey Robinson creates a convincing older hero in Cecil in her picture book SMALL THINGS MENDED. With sophistication, the author shows Cecil’s loneliness, how he comes alive to aid children and then his community, and in the doing comes his healing. Illustrator Nancy Whitesides’ soft illustrations express the sensitivity and tenderness in the story, enhancing elements that are more subtle. This is a book that ends with with feelings easily extended in family conversations. Find more information about this book in the purchase link below.