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The Crane Wife

Written by Sumiko Yagawa & illustrated by Suekichi Akaba and Katherine Paterson
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Oct 1, 1981
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What's The Crane Wife About

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After Yohei tends a wounded crane, a beautiful young woman begs to become his wife and three times weaves for him an exquisite silken fabric on her loom.

What Kind of Book is The Crane Wife

Themes:
Japan
social science
Categories:
folklore

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Katherine Paterson

<p>Katherine Paterson is one of the world’s most celebrated and beloved authors. Among her many awards are two Newberys and two National Book Awards, and she was recently named a “Living Legend” by the Library of Congress. She has been published in more than 22 languages in a variety of formats, from picture books to historical novels.</p>

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780688004965
Publication Date:
October 1, 1981
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0688004962

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