"Originally published in Japan in 2003 by Poplar Publishing Co., Ltd."--Title page verso.
Audience: Ages 5-7.
Since he left his small village in Afghanistan, Mirado has been traveling around the world. He is the most popular performer in the circus and has gotten used to living in strange places. But every day, he remembers the village of Paghman and his friend Yamo. And so he sets off on the long journey back to Paghman, the most beautiful village in the world.--Publisher.