Sadako and the thousand paper cranes—Coerr, Eleanor, 1922-
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.
Subjects:Atomic bomb -- Physiological effect -- Juvenile literature.
Atomic bomb -- Physiological effect.
Death -- Juvenile literature.
English language -- Study and teaching -- Foreign speakers.
Hiroshima-shi (Japan) -- History -- Bombardment, 1945 -- Juvenile literature.
Leukemia -- Juvenile literature.
Leukemia in children -- Juvenile literature.
Leukemia in children.
Sasaki, Sadako, 1943-1955 -- Juvenile literature.
Other Authors:Himler, Ronald.
New York : Putnam, c1977.
79 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
Originally published: New York : Putnam, 1977.Link to PAC