The book is hardback with beautiful bright illustrations every page for ages 6 108 years. Wendy describes the book as a story of hopes and dreams and the seasons of life. "What is pearl soup? It is a very special soup Gramma tells me it is made with pearls that come from her heart and she stirs in all her hopes and dreams for me"
A portion of the sale of this book is donated to a charity in Africa to help support a child.