A gorgeous story of two brave journeys, one by a swallow and another by a child, perfect for gently exploring migration. This is the story of a bird that fits in your hand flying halfway around the world looking for a place to nest. This is the story of a young girl from northern Africa fleeing halfway around the world looking for a place of peace. 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. North Somerset Teachers Book Awards Shortlist. Kate Greenaway Medal Nomination. "A delicate and touching little tale that packs its powerful message inside a velvet glove. Do yourselves a favour and order a copy now"
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For ages 3+. Hardcover, printed on sustainably-sourced paper with plant-based inks.