A collection of world literature for children "Shogakukan World J Bungakukan" with a new mechanism that allows you to read the full text of 125 e-books by purchasing one paper book has been published. "The Island on Bird Street" by an internationally acclaimed children's novelist Uri Orlev is also included.
This book covers wide range from classic masterpieces such as "Treasure Island" and "Anne of Green Gables" to modern masterpieces such as "Kiki's Delivery Service", and contains 125 works from around the world, most of which are newly translated.
One of them is "The Island of Bird Street" by Uri Orlev, newly translated by Natsuu Motai. This book has been translated from English quite some time ago, but this is the first direct translation from Hebrew.
more info: https://www.shogakukan.co.jp/pr/sekaij/