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The Resource Penguin Bloom : the odd little bird who saved a family, Cameron Bloom and Bradley Trevor Greive

Penguin Bloom : the odd little bird who saved a family, Cameron Bloom and Bradley Trevor Greive

Label
Penguin Bloom : the odd little bird who saved a family
Title
Penguin Bloom
Title remainder
the odd little bird who saved a family
Statement of responsibility
Cameron Bloom and Bradley Trevor Greive
Creator
Contributor
Author
Photographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
PENGUIN BLOOM is a unique journey of recovery and an extraordinary celebration of life, featuring Cameron Bloom's exceptional photographs and a captivating narrative by NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author Bradley Trevor Greive. Penguin the Magpie is a global social media sensation with over 113k followers on Instagram. People the world over have fallen in love with the stunning and deeply personal images of this rescued bird and her human family. But there is far more to Penguin's story than meets the eye. This is a true story of hope and courage. It begins with a shocking accident, in which Cameron's wife, Sam, suffers a near fatal fall that leaves her paralysed and deeply depressed. Into their lives comes Penguin, an injured magpie chick abandoned after she fell from her nest. Penguin's rescue and the incredible joy and strength she gives Sam and all those who helped her survive demonstrates that, however bleak things seem, compassion, friendship and support can come from unexpected quarters, ensuring there are always better days ahead. This plucky little magpie reminds us all that, no matter how lost, fragile or damaged we feel, accepting the love of others and loving them in return will help to make us whole
Member of
Summary
After Sam suffers a tragic accident that leaves her paralyzed, she experiences a renewed sense of recovery and hope when her sons discover an injured magpie they name “Penguin” and the family joins forces to nurse her back to health
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10556614
Cataloging source
ANL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bloom, Cameron
Dewey number
920.720994
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Greive, Bradley Trevor
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
NSW PRC : 7-9
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Blum family
  • Bloom, Sam
  • Birds
  • Wildlife rehabilitation
  • Wildlife rescue
  • Birds
  • Bird rescue
  • Magpies
  • Accident victims
  • Accident victims
  • Life change events
  • Self-actualisation (Psychology)
  • Birds
  • Human-animal relationships
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the odd little bird who saved a family
Label
Penguin Bloom : the odd little bird who saved a family, Cameron Bloom and Bradley Trevor Greive
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Hardback
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000056402204
Dimensions
19 x 21 cm.
Extent
207 pages
Isbn
9780733334948
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)929440220
Label
Penguin Bloom : the odd little bird who saved a family, Cameron Bloom and Bradley Trevor Greive
Publication
Copyright
Note
Hardback
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000056402204
Dimensions
19 x 21 cm.
Extent
207 pages
Isbn
9780733334948
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
colour illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)929440220

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