Sadako and the thousand paper cranes / by Eleanor Coerr ; paintings by Ronald Himler.

Hospitalized with the dreaded atom bomb disease, leukemia, a child in Hiroshima races against time to fold one thousand paper cranes to verify the legend that by doing so a sick person will become healthy.

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Coerr, Eleanor.
Other Authors: Himler, Ronald.
Format: Book
Published: New York : Putnam, c1977.
Table of Contents:
  • Good luck signs
  • Peace Day
  • Sadako's secret
  • A secret no longer
  • The Golden Crane
  • Kenji
  • Hundreds of wishes
  • Last days
  • Racing with the wind.