The story of 12-year-old Sadako Sasaki's brave struggle against leukemia was first told in Coerr's classic story, Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes. This book features a simple text in the hope that Sadako's message of peac e will inspire children all over the world. Full color.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - ltipton - LibraryThing
This book is about a young girl named Sadako who lived in Hiroshima in the 1950's. Theyoung girl develops leukemia which is referred in those times as the "Atom Bomb" disease and eventually dies. This ... Read full review
SADAKOUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
Using soft-focus pastel images (created for a 1990 video) and a shortened text, Coerr's poignant story of Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes (1977) is recast in picture-book format. The author's ... Read full review