Rain Before Rainbows
– a book to inspire hope from Walker Books & Save the Children

Walker Books has released Rain Before Rainbows by Smriti Halls and illustrated by David Litchfield as a free eBook to raise awareness for Save the Children’s Save with Stories campaign which is helping children most affected by the coronavirus pandemic. The rainbow has become an incredible symbol of hope and optimism during this time and we hope that this uplifting story can be a source of comfort and light to children and families, and that it inspires anyone who is able to do so, to donate to the Save with Stories campaign.

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By donating to Save with Stories, you can support the most vulnerable families in the UK and around the world by helping to provide early learning packs, supermarket vouchers, essential household items and virus protection. Your donation could make an incredible difference to children facing increasing hardship during the coronavirus crisis. You can donate online at www.savethechildren.org.uk/savewithstories or you can text STORY to 70008 to give a one-off donation of £5*.

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Stanley Tucci reads Rain Before Rainbows

Text © 2020 Smriti Halls. Illustrations © 2020 David Litchfield. Rain Before Rainbows published by Walker Books Ltd., London. All Rights Reserved. Warning: Unauthorised copying, hiring, lending, public performance and broadcasting are prohibited.

Download the Rain Before Rainbows Activity Sheet

Download the Rain Before Rainbows Activity Sheet