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Sofia and the Heartmender by Marie Olofsdotter (1993) Ages 5-8 Nicely Illustrated Children's Book
 

Sofia and the Heartmender by Marie Olofsdotter (1993) Ages 5-8 Nicely Illustrated Children's Book

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This hardcover is in good condition. Dust jacket has a small tear near spine. The pages are tight and are free of tears, writing or scribbling. This book definitely has many hours of reading left in it!
When Sofia sees shadow-monsters on her wall at night, her parents dismiss her fears as silly. When she tries to draw her monsters at school, her teacher tells her to stop wasting paper and draw flowers instead. Sad and lonely, her heart broken in two, Sofia leaves school and enters a mysterious world where a Heartmender waits to make her heart whole again.

Sofia's journey leads her to face her fears until they fade away. Strengthened by her visit to the compassionate Heartmender, she returns to the real world, confident that the shadow-monsters are no longer a threat, ready to speak up for herself to her parents and teachers, and hopeful that the adults in her life will respect her feelings-because she respects herself.

In the literary tradition of A Wrinkle in Time and The Chronicles of Narnia, Sofia and the Heartmender blends fantasy and fiction to show that anything is possible, even healing a broken heart. Beautifully written and exquisitely illustrated, this story of a young girl's search for self-esteem will inspire and delight readers of all ages.


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