Sadako

People, Identity & Culture
Race & Racism
Author(s):
Eleanor Coerr
Illustrator(s):
Ed Young
Age Group:
8-10
Publisher:
Puffin Books
ISBN:
978-0698115880
Year:
People, Identity & Culture
Race & Racism

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.

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Under My Hijab

Hena Khan

As a young girl observes six very different women in her life who each wear the hijab in a unique way, she also dreams of the rich possibilities of her own future, and how she will express her own personality through her hijab.

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