The powerful, spare, poetic text is done full justice by Rands fine full-color illustrations & The love, hope, and courage expressed are universal. – Booklist
In this poignant story, the counting rope is a metaphor for the passage of time and for a boy’s emerging confidence in facing his blindness.
“A rich tale of intergenerational love and respect…. It is a moving collaborative effort that reverberates long after the book is closed.” —Publishers Weekly