By Christine M. Du Bois

What's it like to be a teenager who has seen over 5,000 species of birds spanning all seven continents, plus Madagascar? What's it like to be a teen whose mother suffers from severe bipolar disorder? What's it like to be a British Bangladeshi girl wondering how to nurture a passion for birding amongst more people who look like her? Mya-Rose Craig’s gripping memoire, written at the tender age of 19 yet demonstrating unusual maturity, lyrically weaves together these three themes, showing how they have deeply interconnected in her life. 
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