Singapore Press Holdings. Younger birds tend to take a little while to choose their partners. Their baby bird was born weighing 91 grams and still needs a name. Sphen and Magic feed and sing to the chick. Archived from the original on 14 May Deze website is te koop! The book subtly advocates for adoption as it shows that it does not matter how a family is created or whether a child is biologically related to its parents.
These illustrations help show the acceptance of the non-heteronormative family structure.
They also went on to say that students would be able to access an "other'd" perspective more easily through the nonthreatening tone of the picture book. As long as the family is happy and healthy, it is natural, the book contends. The chick needs to have its head faced toward the parents when it sleeps under them, so parents use their beaks to keep it in proper position.
The authors wanted to capture this same feeling so as to make the message of the book feel more subtle and less forced.