Sadako & the Thousand Paper Cranes, by Eleanor Coerr Lit Link Grades 4-6
- Author : Komar, Melanie
Sadako was a Japanese girl who lived in Hiroshima during the Second World War. Several years later, it is discovered that she has leukemia. While in the hospital Chizuko brings her a golden paper crane and tells her the legend of the crane.
Reproducible chapter questions, plus comprehension questions, a story summary, author biography, creative and cross-curricular activities, complete with answer key.
A novel by Eleanor Coerr.