Written by John Claude Bemis

Illustrated by Robert Crawford

Young Flora dreams of going to school with her brother and sister so she can play soccer. But when one of her family’s roosters Kubika runs loose, he leads Flora on an adventure. Along the way, she learns the value of friendship, responsibility, and “passing on the gift.”

Author John Claude Bemis wrote this picture book for Heifer International after visiting families and schools in Rwanda, interviewing children who benefited from Heifer International’s extraordinary work to end hunger and poverty. Purchase this book for your favorite young reader or classroom teacher and you’ll be supporting Heifer International and families like Flora's around the world.