Pikolino and the Sun (3,500 words) is a "Jungle Book" type, mystical, spiritual adventure presented in the form of fable. The story is 130 pages, print-ready, in 5 separate sections (books). The story will appeal to both parents of young readers and the very young who like monkey stories. It is filled with love, loss, adventure, scary beasts and magical friends. There are 85 professional, colorful and exciting "picture book" illustrations that are sure to capture even the very young who will just want to look at them. The story is filled with rhymes, couplets and limericks for an enjoyable "Read Aloud" experience. Pikolino and the Sun is a compelling and comprehensive introduction to the magic of the spiritual adventure for children and grandchildren.