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Rodrigo the Hummingbird is pretty jealous of his baby brother, Michael, who receives all of their mother's attention. When a storm strikes, the siblings lose their mother. Now Rodrigo must learn to take care of his baby brother, grieve his loss, and find joy in the love of his family. Rodrigo the Hummingbird is an important, universal tale of loss, love, and growth, told in both English and Spanish.
THERAPY OF LOVE
All proceeds from sales of Rodrigo the Hummingbird go to Hogares Claret, a foundation that helps thousands of children, adolescents, and adults in Colombia. Its mission is to serve those in need through education, nutrition, service, community, and tools such as meditation. At Hogares Claret, "the basic therapy is love." Learn more about Hogares Claret by watching this trailer from the documentary Saving the Disposable Ones:
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Kate Purdy writes for television and movies. She also studies and practices Ayurveda, meditation, and yoga.
ABOUT THE TRANSLATOR
Patrick Purdy is a life-long learner and teacher of the Spanish language. He is a student of Franciscan spirituality, and is husband and spiritual companion to Christine (Kate and Matthew's mother).