The Birdman

The Birdman

Book - 2006
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When his family dies suddenly, Noor Nobi, a humble tailor in Calcutta, India, finds a way to mend his broken heart by purchasing, healing, and releasing illegally caged birds. Based on a true story.
Publisher: Toronto ; Plattsburgh, N.Y. : Tundra Books, c2006.
ISBN: 9780887767401
0887767400
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) :,col. ill. ;,28 cm.

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AMDLibrary
Aug 15, 2017

Based on the true story of Noor Nobi from Calcutta, a man that transforms his pain and unlocks his joy by buying up and freeing all the birds. A sense of purpose takes over his despair and this hardworking man becomes known as the 'Birdman.'

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mustangstar
Mar 31, 2009

I love this book.

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maangel
Mar 31, 2009

i think taht some of the parts were sad but overall it wasnt too bad

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heatherlynn Feb 07, 2009

Picture book story of a real man in India Noor Nobi who sews clothes. He has lost his three children and is inspired on a walk to let illegally caged birds free. He becomes a popular spectacle in his community. BEAUTIFUL illustrations.

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