Books


Sadako
Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes
By Eleanor Coerr
Illustrated by Ed Young
Hardcover
Putnam,1993
ISBN-0698115880
All Ages
Coerr's classic novel is converted to a picture book by the Caldecott Medalist Ed Young, who uses haunting pastels to tell the story of a Japanese girl who succumbs to leukemia (the "atomic bomb disease") 10 years after the bomb fell on Hiroshima.