Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes Puffin Modern Classics

  • Auteur: Eleanor Coerr
  • ISBN: 9781101042410
  • Date de sortie: 2004-04-12
  • Collection: Penguin
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“An extraordinary book, one no reader will fail to find compelling and unforgettable.” —Booklist, starred review The star of her school’s running team, Sadako is lively and athletic…until the dizzy spells start. Then she must face the hardest race of her life—the race against time. Based on a true story, Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes celebrates the courage that makes one young woman a heroine in Japan. "[The] story speaks directly to young readers of the tragedy of Sadako's death and, in its simplicity, makes a universal statement for 'peace in the world.” —The Horn Book "The story is told tenderly but with neither a morbid nor a sentimental tone: it is direct and touching." —BCCB

Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes

  • Auteur: Eleanor Coerr
  • ISBN: 9780142401132
  • Date de sortie: 2004
  • Collection: Penguin
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Hospitalized with the dreaded atom bomb disease, leukemia, a child in Hiroshima races against time to fold one thousand paper cranes to verify the legend that by doing so a sick person will become healthy.

One Thousand Paper Cranes

  • Auteur: Takayuki Ishii
  • ISBN: 0307806340
  • Date de sortie: 2012-01-25
  • Collection: Laurel Leaf
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The inspirational story of the Japanese national campaign to build the Children's Peace Statue honoring Sadako and hundreds of other children who died as a result of the bombing of Hiroshima. Ten years after the atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima, Sadako Sasaki died as a result of atomic bomb disease. Sadako's determination to fold one thousand paper cranes and her courageous struggle with her illness inspired her classmates. After her death, they started a national campaign to build the Children's Peace Statue to remember Sadako and the many other children who were victims of the Hiroshima bombing. On top of the statue is a girl holding a large crane in her outstretched arms. Today in Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park, this statue of Sadako is beautifully decorated with thousands of paper cranes given by people throughout the world. From the Paperback edition.

Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes by Eleanor Coerr a Multicultural Novel Study Unit

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  • Collection: S&S Learning Materials
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Children of the Paper Crane The Story of Sadako Sasaki and Her Struggle with the A Bomb Disease

  • Auteur: Masamoto Nasu
  • ISBN: 1315489872
  • Date de sortie: 2016-09-16
  • Collection: Routledge
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The proper role of government in the US economy has long been the subject of ideological dispute. This study of industrial policy as practised by administration after administration, explores the variations from a "hands-off" approach to protectionist policies and aggressive support for businesses.

Sadako s Cranes

  • Auteur: Judith Loske
  • ISBN: 9789881512604
  • Date de sortie: 2011
  • Collection: Michael Neugebauer Books
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Sadako is ill. She hears of a Japanese legend which says that a person who folds 1000 paper cranes is granted a wish. Hoping to recover she starts folding cranes. This is the story of a girl from Hiroshima.

Building Character Through Multicultural Literature

  • Auteur: Rosann Jweid
  • ISBN: 9780810850422
  • Date de sortie: 2004
  • Collection: Scarecrow Press
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A comprehensive reference to 50 titles that will help children cultivate ethics, assume personal responsibility, and practice moral judgment in unfamiliar cultural contexts.
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