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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Yearling Books
Publication date June 1, 1994
Binding Paperback
Book category Juvenile Fiction
ISBN-13 9780440219460
ISBN-10 0440219469
Dimensions 0.25 by 4.50 by 7 in.
Weight 0.10 lbs.
Availability§ Apply Direct
Original list price $1.99
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
Tells the story of a young leukemia victim of Hiroshima, who gallantly made more than six hundred paper cranes in hopes, according to legendary prophesy, of becoming well again
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Nine years after the atom bomb was dropped in Hiroshima Japan, Sadako begins to feel sick from the radiation and dies. But her bravery is not forgotten, and her classmates carry on her wish--to make 1,000 paper cranes.

Editions
This edition contains multiple works--typically stories or entire novels--that are found in different collections. Below find each work in this edition grouped by how you can find each.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780142404409 Book cover for 9780440219460 Book cover for 9780440474654 Book cover for 9780440774655 Book cover for 9780698118027
 
from Puffin (April 21, 2005)
9780142404409 | details & prices | 80 pages | List price $3.99
About: Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes: 25th Anniversary EditionDESCRIPTION: For twenty-five years, middle-grade readers have been moved by this telling of Sadako Sasaki's spirited battle with leukemia.
from Puffin (June 1, 2001)
9780698119000 | details & prices | List price $2.99
About: Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes: 25th Anniversary EditionDESCRIPTION: For twenty-five years, middle-grade readers have been moved by this telling of Sadako Sasaki's spirited battle with leukemia.
With Ronald Himler | Reissue edition from Puffin (December 1, 1999)
9780698118027 | details & prices | 79 pages | 5.00 × 8.00 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 2-3 | 0.20 lbs | List price $6.99
About: 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.
The price comparison is for this edition
With Nikki Bruno Clapper | from Yearling Books (June 1, 1994)
9780440219460 | details & prices | 4.50 × 7.00 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.10 lbs | List price $1.99
This edition also contains Earthworms
About: 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.
Pap/cas edition from Listening Library (May 1, 1989)
9780807201183 | details & prices | 10.75 × 10.50 × 1.00 in. | 0.25 lbs | List price $17.00
About: Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes: 25th Anniversary EditionDESCRIPTION: For twenty-five years, middle-grade readers have been moved by this telling of Sadako Sasaki's spirited battle with leukemia.
Pap/cas edition from Listening Library (May 1, 1989)
9780807202852 | details & prices | 5.75 × 8.75 × 0.50 in. | 0.25 lbs | List price $15.98
from Yearling Books (July 1, 1986); titled "Sadako & the Thousand Paper Cranes"
9780440774655 | details & prices | List price $2.50
About: 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.
from Yearling Books (September 1, 1979)
9780440474654 | details & prices | 5.25 × 7.50 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.05 lbs | List price $3.99
About: 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.
Reinforced
Book cover for 9780606020671
 
from Demco Media (September 1, 1979)
9780606020671 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.00 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.30 lbs | List price $10.10
About: 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.
Prebinding
from Turtleback Books (October 1, 1999)
9780613230292 | details & prices | 5.50 × 7.50 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 2-3 | 0.30 lbs | List price $17.20
About: 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.
Editions for the work Earthworms
Paperback
Book cover for 9780440219460
 
The price comparison is for this edition
With Eleanor Coerr | from Yearling Books (June 1, 1994); titled "Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes"
9780440219460 | details & prices | 4.50 × 7.00 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.10 lbs | List price $1.99
This edition also contains Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes
About: 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.
Library
Book cover for 9781491462157
 
With Gail Saunders-Smith (other contributor) | from Pebble Plus (August 1, 2015)
9781491462157 | details & prices | 24 pages | 11.50 × 9.50 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels Preschool | 0.80 lbs | List price $25.99
About: With no ears or eyes, it can be tough to find the head on these fascinating creepy crawlers.

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