In the middle of the vast Pacific Ocean lies Midway Atoll, the site of an important battle in World War II. It is also home to millions of seabirds, including nearly all the Laysan Albatrosses on our planet. When author Caren Loebel-Fried spent five weeks there as part of a bird census team, she fell in love with these birds. Her recently published children’s book, A Perfect Day for an Albatross, shares these amazing birds with the younger set. The story sweeps you into their world of wind, rolling seas, boisterous dancing, and intense commitment to one another and their nestlings. Her vivid hand-colored block-prints are enhanced with flowing watercolors to make the book a glorious treat for the eyes, as well as the heart. A Perfect Day for an Albatross is compatible with Bird QR for streaming sounds, video, and other content.