Where you'll witness great joy.
From here you will rest
See the growth of our boy. In The Bench, Meghan, The Duchess of Sussex, touchingly captures the evolving and expanding relationship between father and son and reminds us of the many ways that love can take shape and be expressed in a modern family. Evoking a deep sense of warmth, connection, and compassion, The Bench gives readers a window into shared and enduring moments between a diverse group of fathers and sons--moments of peace and reflection, trust and belief, discovery and learning, and lasting comfort. Working in watercolor for the first time, Caldecott-winning, bestselling illustrator Christian Robinson expands on his signature style to bring joy and softness to the pages, reflecting the beauty of a father's love through a mother's eyes. With a universal message, this thoughtful and heartwarming read-aloud is destined to be treasured by families for generations to come.
Author: Meghan the Duchess of Sussex
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
Binding Type: Hardcover
Size: 12.13h x 9.13w x 0.47d
Audience: Ages 4-8
Kirkus Reviews 07/01/2021
About the Author
Meghan, The Duchess of Sussex, is a mother, wife, feminist, and activist. Through the nonproﬁt work of the Archewell Foundation, she and her husband are committed to activating compassion in communities across the world. She currently resides in her home state of California with her family, two dogs, and a growing ﬂock of rescue chickens.