Richard is a cocksparrow which is adopted and raised by a family of storks. With time, she becomes convinced that he is the stork, but when storks, birds migrating to Africa a start when winter comes, Richard realizes he has a problem. Determined not to be defeated, Richard starts from his adoptive family, as it can: by bus, by car, by train, by boat. In his extraordinary adventures, Richard is accompanied by an eccentric owl and a parrot lover of disco music. Will he, really, to prove that storks family is he worthy to bear their names?