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FREE DOWNLOAD µ Sadakos Cranes Anted a wish she begins folding cranes Her wish was simply to live Loske’s beautiful illustrations are based on colored pencil drawings that have been digitally process Filled with stunning illustrations many of whom feature origami paper cranes this picture book tells the story of a young girl named Sadako who is only two when bombs were dropped on Hiroshima and she eventually became ill with leukemia as the result of the radioactive fallout Since the story is told from the point of view of Sadako s cat the picture book has a touching intimacy that allows readers to observe Sadako s growing weakness and determination to fold 1000 cranes The book s back matter explains the significance of the cranes and even sends readers to a website so that they too can fold origami cranes This picture book tells Sadako s story poignantly insuring that young readers will want to learn while also drawing inspiration from her own courage and determination I m glad to have this international title to share with my own students as a reminder of the collateral damages that arise as the conseuence of war Some of the images including my favorite with her cat holding a crane in its mouth offer some possible ways to mourn a lost loved one by revisiting favorite haunts


Sadakos Cranes

FREE DOWNLOAD µ Sadakos Cranes A timeless story beautifully told and illustrated by Judith Loske Based on the true story of Sadako Sasaki who lived in Hiroshima when the atomic bomb was dropped on Aug Age Kindergarten 2nd gradeHistory 1945 HiroshimaTough Issue Leukemia DeathAlthough the subject matter is heavy we see Sadako s experience through the eyes of her cat giving a lighter touch to the material The artwork is beautiful and this book makes an excellent class read aloud but I wish there was a bit writing to emphasize the resilience of Sadako and the beauty of her paper folding

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FREE DOWNLOAD µ Sadakos Cranes Ust 6 1945 Sadako’s Cranes tells the story of her battle with leukemia When Sadako hears of a Japanese legend which says that a person who folds 1000 paper cranes is gr I am not sure how to assess this book Don t get me wrong the way it is done I must say there is no problem with it Even the looks of the characters their white skin and red cheeks reminds me of old Japan just like their clothes and all so I don t think it direspects Japan The writing style is good and works well together with the narration and I don t think the subject of the book death is something small children should not know aboutThe problem is rather that this is a book for children with a very serious topic one usually only teens and adults talk about and I am no longer a child and at a small age was not exposed to stories like this so I do not know how a child would react to this book Not with a topic like thisSome people may have guessed from the cover title and the name Sadako that this is a children s book about the story of Sadako Sasaki which some claim to be the world s most famous victim of the USA s atomic attack on Hiroshima and her story became world famous through books like Sadako and the Thousand Paper CranesSo without going into any detail I do wonder whether and what a child would understand of this book Would they understand that the narrator of the book is actually Sadako s cat or what the giant black cloud mentioned refers toI honestly don t know

  • Hardcover
  • 48
  • Sadakos Cranes
  • Judith Loske
  • en
  • 03 February 2019
  • 9789888341009