Jingpa, a poor young boy sets off into the world with three silver coins. He has been instructed by his mother to invest his hard-earned money wisely so that he will one day be rich and never have to work again. On his first day of fortune-seeking, Jinpa spends his three coins to secure the freedom of a mangy cat, a bedraggled dog, and a useless fish, all who promise to help Jinpa someday in the future should the need arise. See how this magical journey unfolds as you learn how true fortune may only be obtained when we follow the kindness of our hearts. Beautifully colored illustrations capture the story’s sweetness and liveliness. A must read for animal lovers of all ages!
Ages 5 and up. Paperback, 32 pages.