Hens for Friends

Written by Sandy De Lisle
Illustrated by Amelia Hansen
Recommended for ages 3 to 7

Book Description:

When Aaron and his family decide to adopt six hens, they learn about the responsibilities that come with raising backyard hens. Aaron develops a close friendship with a hen named Margaret. Readers learn interesting facts about hens and about the benefits of having hens for friends. The bold, culturally diverse illustrations bring this story to life. Themes include responsible pet ownership, the welfare of farm animals and friendship.

Published by The Gryphon Press