Take Me! Friendship Island is a beautiful children’s book filled with themes of compassion, hope and inclusion. Inspired by Ellie, a five year old heart hero, educator Gail Mack authors and dedicates this book in an effort to benefit children receiving pediatric healthcare at Nemours A.I. duPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, DE. Gail Mack and illustrator, Olivia Taylor, find further inspiration for this seaside theme in their hometown located in coastal Southern Delaware. Both a beautiful story and vivid watercolor illustrations make this a must-read with children of all ages.
Plus…The MATCHING SHELLS make a perfect, tactile companion to this fun, engaging set!
ALL PROCEEDS FROM THIS BOOK DIRECTLY BENEFIT Southern Delaware children by providing gas cards to Sussex County families receiving medical care at Nemours A.I. duPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, DE. Families whose children require care at Nemours often endure significant travel expenses and lost wages due to the distance they must travel for treatments and follow-up care. To make a donation directly to the Ronald McDonald House of Delaware, visit www.rmhde.org/donate-now.