Critically acclaimed novelist Louise Erdrich weaves a tale about a quirky grandmother who unexpectedly sails away from her family, leaving behind warm memories and her room's few belongings -- including her collection of birds' nests. One year after Grandmother's departure, three eggs in one of the nests miraculously begin to hatch and out pops a breed of passenger pigeon long thought to be extinct. When too many visiting scientists threaten the three hatchling' freedom, Grandmother's family take matters into their own hands.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - kesharra - LibraryThing
This book is about a grandma who loves the outdoors and wild life creatures. The grandma brings back home a nest of eggs and the family sits and waits for the eggs to hatch. Its the family's responsibility to take care of the eggs until there old enough to fly with there flock. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Anthony2013 - LibraryThing
The children in this book respected their grandmothers pigeons after she left. Furthermore the entire family basked in up bring of the pets. Knowing that their gradmother loved her pets and treated ... Read full review