Ten years ago, an impossible thing happened a flock of pigeons picked up a human baby who had been abandoned in an empty lot and carried her, bundled in blankets, to their roof Coo has lived her entire life on the rooftop with the pigeons who saved her It s the only home she s ever known But

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