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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Ivy Aberdeen’s Letter to the World

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When a tornado rips through town, Ivy Aberdeen's house is destroyed and her family displaced. Ivy feels invisible and ignored in the aftermath of the storm—and what's worse, her notebook filled with secret drawings of girls holding hands has gone missing.

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