THE SILVER BIRD
Illustrated by Tina Wigan
The story of a beautiful little silver bird,
who flew away without saying goodbye
A children's story for siblings and parents
When parents and siblings are hit by the unexpected news of miscarriage, it's hard to talk.
This book tells a simple story through the mythical imagery of the silver bird, who flew away without saying goodbye. It opens up the difficult topic of miscarriage so that parents and children can communicate about what has happened in a simple, gentle way, through a story.
This book tells the story of Lula and Ley, a young couple who are bereaved by the death of their baby. With the help of a wise man, they find a way through their grief and at last they are able to say goodbye to their little bird.
Also provided is a full explanation of the images used in the story. This book is an enchanting and moving story, a helpful guide to the greiving process.
This book is recommended for bereaved parents and their families and to all professionals working with couples.