Hortense and the Shadow, by Natalia O'Hara

Hortense and the Shadow, by Natalia O'Hara

Regular price €17.00 Sale price €7.00

Hortense is a kind and brave girl, but she is sad -  even angry - that her shadow follows her everywhere she goes.

Hortense hates her shadow and leaves it behind until danger comes and the shadow comes to the rescue.

This stunningly illustrated story stirs the soul with its compelling, subtle exploration of self-esteem, self-identity, and finding inner strength.

"This picture book has the look and feel of a classic fairy tale."

"A uniquely told tale with beautiful illustrations, this is a recommended purchase for all libraries. Great for reading aloud and discussing with students." -  School Library Journal