Sometimes differences bring us together, rather than apart. Spunky s Special Friend is the story of an unlikely friendship between a puppy and a butterfly. This very special children s story shows us how unimportant differences really are. It transcends race, creed and color, providing a necessary lesson in today s world. Spunky s adorable story features illustrations by the author and holds a special place in her heart. Maureen McGrath has been drawing the characters in her book since she was six years old. She w has grown children of her own. Spunky s Special Friend sends a moral message that will touch your children s hearts as well.