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The Crane Wife

Written by Sumiko Yagawa & illustrated by Suekichi Akaba and Katherine Paterson
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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.

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Katherine Paterson

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.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780688004965
Publication Date:
October 1, 1981

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