The robot and the bluebird
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Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in New York .
Written in English


  • Robots -- Fiction,
  • Birds -- Fiction

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A broken robot makes a home for a cold, tired bluebird trying to fly south for the winter, and eventually he carries the bird to a warmer climate while she rests in the cavity where his heart used to be.

Edition Notes

StatementDavid Lucas.
LC ClassificationsPZ7.L96895 Ro 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16743977M
ISBN 100374363307
ISBN 109780374363307
LC Control Number2007026930

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A lonely robot befriends a bluebird in this fable-like tale, bursting with bright, winsome illustrations. Lucas's book is a fresh take on the timeless themes of friendship and second chances. Full color. "Let me carry you," said the Robot. "I'll carry you in my heart, and shelter you from the cold and storms."/5(3). This book is kind of gloomy but happy and deep. The robot doesn't have a heart but gives a shelter to a bluebird. The robot at the beginning just sat there heartless but once bluebird came into his heart, robot felt much better and loved. When the bluebird has to leave, the robot offers to take t By Cassie (Lansing, MI) May 05, The Robot and the Bluebird book. “Let me carry you,” said the Robot. “I’ll carry you in my heart, and shelter you from the cold and storms.” High atop a pile of rubbish sits a lonely Robot with a broken heart. Then one winter’s day, a Bluebird appears, fighting against the freezing wind. When the Robot offers her a home in the empty space where his heart used to be, neither of them. Feb 26,  · Review "Beautifully illustrated story about a robot whose broken heart is healed by the companionship of a little bluebird" (Nursery World)"Offbeat talent in a world reminiscent of Tim Burton's." (Observer)"A poignant book It's simple pictures steer the story away from sentimentality, and its readers will take a while to grow out of it."Telegraph/5(24).

THE ROBOT AND THE BLUEBIRD Download The Robot And The Bluebird ebook PDF or Read Online books in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to THE ROBOT AND THE BLUEBIRD book pdf for free now. When a robot's heart breaks unexpectedly he is sent to the scrap heap to wait out his days, until one cold night a bluebird lands on him. She can go no further on her journey south and takes up residence in the robot's empty chest. The robot offers her a permanent home there, and when she explains that she must travel south he offers to take her. Get this from a library! The robot and the bluebird. [David Lucas] -- The story of a Robot with a broken heart, a Robot who thinks he is good for nothing. Then one winter's day, a Bluebird appears and gives him the strength to make a final journey. The Robot And The Bluebird () About book: We got this book through the library because we asked the librarian for any robot-themed children's books they might have. Jacob loves robots and can watch endless streams of video on the Internet. Reading stories is also fun.