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The Blackbird: Down in the Garden

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Down in the Garden, sweet song can be heard.
High in a tree is a happy blackbird.


Join the blackbirds down in the garden on a day of fun, flight and adventure in this beautifully illustrated picture book. With a whimsical story and crisp, original illustrations, this is a story your children will want to read again and again.
Hardcover, 26 pages
Published August 10th 2015 by Cambridge Town Press (first published August 1st 2015)
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This is the third in the "Down in the Garden" series. Like the other books, it rides the line between fiction and nonfiction.

The blackbird wakes up, singing a song and then catches a worm for its babies.
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DC Swain is the author of several childrens books, including the popular Down in the Garden, How High Will It Fly? and Freddie Figg series.

He believes in creating stories that keep children engaged, while teaching simple life lessons. He has collaborated with illustrators from around the globe and only publishes stories that get his daughters' seal of approval.

He lives in a
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