This magical story conveys the value of friendship and passing of knowledge from one generation to another through learning about different cultures and cooking 25 international recipes.
The quality of the illustrations adds to the magic and poetic value of the text.
On her home from school, Anika discovers a mysterious injured bird on the banks of the Singapore River. The 8-year-old little girl, with her mission to save the bird, helps us discover the customs of everyday life in Singapore: close-to-nature-town-country. At the same time she discovers the meaning of true friendship.