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When a migrating stork gets tangled in a net covering a fish pond on Maya’s kibbutz, Maya wonders what to do.
When a migrating stork gets tangled in a net covering a fish pond on Maya’s kibbutz, Maya wonders what to do. Can she and her father find a way to nurse it back to health and send it back into the wild? Stork's Landing is a sensitively told nature tale focusing on the Jewish value of caring for animals, while at the same time subtly incorporating issues of adoption and acceptance of those with differences. Set in Israel, one of the world's busiest flyways for migrating birds, the story brings the beauty of nature in Israel to life and highlights an unusual part of Israeli life — the kibbutz