The Little Firefly


Children - Fable
28 Pages
Reviewed on 07/13/2013
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Author Biography

Sheri Fink is a #1 international best-selling & award-winning children's author of the books, The Little Rose, The Little Gnome, Exploring the Garden with the Little Rose, The Little Firefly, creator of 'The Whimsical World of Sheri Fink' children's brand, and an international speaker.

Sheri began writing as a child, and continued throughout her award-winning marketing career. In 2010, she decided to leave the comfort of her corporate job, and pursue her passion for making a difference in the lives of others through her uplifting stories.

Sheri’s first children’s book, The Little Rose, is an enchanting tale about a rose growing in a weedbed who learns to accept and love herself despite her differences. Published in March 2011, The Little Rose has been a #1 best-seller on Amazon for over 60 weeks. The Kindle edition became a best-seller and a #1 top-rated book in Children's eBooks on Amazon.

Sheri’s most recent work, The Little Firefly, became a #1 best-seller 18 days prior to its March 2013 release. The Little Firefly follows the tale of a late-blooming firefly who is surrounded by fireflies already gifted with the ability to glow. Essential themes such as love, friendship, and acceptance are highlighted in this inspiring story.

Sheri’s children’s books have won numerous literary honors, including the esteemed Mom’s Choice Awards® Gold Medallion and a Gold Medal in the Reader’s Favorite International Book Awards.

Discover more at http://www.facebook.com/SheriFinkFan

    Book Review

Reviewed by Tania Staley for Readers' Favorite

The Little Firefly, by Sheri Fink, is an adorable tale about a young firefly who longs to shine. He watches the older fireflies glow and dance and play exciting games of Fire Tag. As he watches, he dreams of the day he will be able to join them. But what if he never shines like the other fireflies? One of his friends tells him that fireflies that don’t learn to shine get sent to live with the June bugs. But his parents wouldn’t send him away, would they? As all of his friends begin to glow, the Little Firefly wonders if he will ever have his night to shine.

Sheri Fink’s book, The Little Firefly, is a heartwarming tale that will teach children that they will all grow up and have their chance to shine in their own unique time. It is also a story that shows that even if you are different or slower to develop than others, those who love you will support and care for you no matter what. I highly recommend adding this book to any child’s library and think it would be an excellent tale to share in elementary classrooms. The story is engaging and fun to read, and the illustrations created by Mary Erickson Washam are absolutely beautiful. It is a simply stunning and aesthetically pleasing book to read. I can’t wait to read more from the Whimsical World of Sheri Fink Collection, and to share this tale with my own niece and nephew.