Birds of Paradise

Birds of Paradise


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This charming tale of two sweet sparrows follows Bert, a brash risk-taker, and Bessie, fearful of all the dangers that lurk in the trees and on the ground. The two develop a friendship after Bert is bullied for his recklessness while Bessie gains courage when encouraging her new friend. Charming, lustrous illustrations and light, lilting verse delight children and adults alike as they gain a new appreciation for the joyous birds in their own backyard.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780998460611
Publisher: Borgo Publishing
Publication date: 11/19/2018
Pages: 32
Sales rank: 766,108
Product dimensions: 11.00(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.25(d)
Age Range: 3 - 8 Years

About the Author

Pamela S. Wight is a successful author of romantic suspense as well as illustrated children's books.

Her first book, THE RIGHT WRONG MAN, got rave reviews for taking readers "on an exciting adventure with lots of intrigue, unexpected plot twists, and romance." A year later, Wight published her second novel, TWIN DESIRES. "Lots of suspense, plot twists, romance, and excellent character development makes this a fun read!" Both titles are available for the Nook through Barnes & Noble.

Reviews for the gorgeously illustrated, BIRDS OF PARADISE include enthusiastic comments: "This creative, compassionate story about birds will inspire children to notice the everyday adventures of backyard birds." BIRDS OF PARADISE is a finalist in the International Book Awards, Children's Literature. Available at Barnes & Noble in hardback.

Wight's second picture book, MOLLY FINDS HER PURR, will be published in September, 2019.

Pamela earned her Master's in English from Drew University, continued with postgraduate work at UC Berkeley in publishing, and teaches creative writing classes in Boston and San Francisco.

She lives in the Boston area with her "right man" and hikes the New England trails while concocting her next novel. Wight travels frequently to the San Francisco Bay area for additional inspiration. She speaks to book clubs in both locations.

Many readers enjoy her "weekly blog on daily living" called Roughwighting. Join her there (, or on her Roughwighting Facebook page at

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