Crane Wife
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Crane Wife

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When Osamu, a lonely sail maker, nurses an injured crane one blustery night, he never suspects that this simple act of kindness will change his life forever.
This retelling of a traditional Japanese folktale teaches readers young or old a lesson about life and love.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 32 pages
  • 213.36 x 281.94 x 2.54mm | 136.08g
  • United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • Illustrations, unspecified
  • 0152163506
  • 9780152163501
  • 237,303

Review quote

[star]"Abounds with drama and emotion . . . Gorgeous."--Publishers Weekly (starred review)
[star]"Vivid. . . . The illustrations . . . place the human drama against a background of nature which is changeable, mysterious, and hauntingly beautiful."--Booklist (starred review)
"A poetic gem . . . Exquisite and memorable."--Kirkus Reviews
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Rating details

219 ratings
4.08 out of 5 stars
5 38% (84)
4 38% (84)
3 19% (42)
2 1% (3)
1 3% (6)
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