Nobody knew, nobody dreamed, nobody even considered the possibility that a bird that fits in your hand might fly halfway around the world looking for a place to nest ... or that a young girl from northern Africa might flee halfway around the world looking for safety. This is the story of Bird. This is the story of Leila. This is the story of a chance encounter and a long journey home. Ages 5 to 8
Birds -- Migration -- Juvenile fiction.
Emigration and immigration -- Africa -- Juvenile fiction.