The Wild Robot: Survival, friendship, family, motherhood, nature vs. technology, conservation, life cycle, death, belonging, helping others, home, forgiveness
Up The Creek: Survival, friendship, helping others
Because of an Acorn: Nature, life cycle, conservation, death
About the Book:
The Wild Robot: Roz the robot discovers that she is alone on a remote, wild island with no memory of where she is from or why she is there. Her only hope of survival is to try to learn about her new environment from the island’s animal inhabitants. (Novelist) It teaches the lesson that kindness and community trump fear and competition.
Up the Creek: A Bear, a moose, and a beaver decide to go canoeing and have to work through many disagreements along the way.
Because of an Acorn: Explores the connections between the layers of an ecosystem, connecting every tree, plant, flower, & animal to each other in the spiraling circle of life.
You’ll Like It If You Like:
Discussions of nature and technology, stories of survival and friendship, books with a bit of artwork, books with sequels