The Uncorker of Ocean Bottles by Michelle Cuevas ill by Erin E Stead
Meet the man with no name who lives alone, recovering message bottles found at sea and delivering the bottle to its intended recipient.
Michelle Cuevas poignant tale of longing for friendship is exquisitely illustrated by Erin E. Stead is certain to find a home in the hearts of young and not-so-young readers.
Small plastic beverage containers make excellent message vessels. They are readily available, reusable, and recyclable.
After reading and discussing The Uncorker of Ocean Bottles with young readers, try crafting a message and sending it out into the world. Including the name and contact information of a school or library may result in a few responses to this message-writing message-sending activity.
Create a message in a bottle: