Blu is a blue Spix Macaw, which is a very rare bird, who thinks that he is the only one of his kind. . . until he moves to Rio and meets Jewel, a female blue Spix Macaw! The two fall in love and start a family, but then one day a blue feather is found deep in the jungle. Jewel wants to find out if there are more birds like them, so the family and some of their friends set off---where they discover Jewel's long-lost family! Blu doesn't fit in . . . can he move past his feelings to join this big, happy family? This beginning reader is perfect for developing readers with engaging stories, longer sentences, and language play.