Shortlist year: 
2017
Shortlist category: 
Children's literature
Published by: 
Little Hare Books

About the book

Book cover of Blue Sky, Yellow Kite by Janet A. Holmes, illustrated by Jonathan Bentley

Sometimes we want a thing so much we can't prevent ourselves from taking it. But when a girl steals her friend's beautiful yellow kite, she is swamped with turmoil. A story about desire, guilt and forgiveness.