The Caged Birds of Phnom Penh

The Caged Birds of Phnom Penh
Lipp, Frederick J.; Himler, Ronald (Illustrator); Lipp, Frederick

Wishing a better life for her family, Ary, a poor Cambodian girl, longs to buy a bird from the bird lady and set it free. According to tradition, the bird will carry her wishes into the wide open sky, where, they will be fulfilled.


In this beautifully illustrated story set in Cambodia, Ary longs to be free of poverty.

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