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1001 Cranes
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Yearling Books
Publication date June 1, 2009
Pages 230
Binding Paperback
Edition Reissue
Book category Juvenile Fiction
ISBN-13 9780440422341
ISBN-10 0440422345
Dimensions 0.50 by 5.25 by 7.50 in.
Weight 0.40 lbs.
Original list price $7.99
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: “A contemplative story.”—Booklist

When twelve-year-old Angela Kato arrives in L.A., the last thing she wants to do is spend the entire summer with her grandparents. But in the Kato family, one is never permitted to complain. Grandma Michi and Aunt Janet put Angela to work in their flower shop, folding origami and creating 1001-crane displays for newlyweds. At first, Angela learns the trade begrudgingly. But when her folding skills improve and her relationships with family and friends grow, Angela is able to cope with her troubles, especially her parents’ impending divorce.

“A wonderfully engaging and poignant novel about a revered Japanese American custom that transforms the life of a lost young girl.”—Cynthia Kadohata, Newbery Award–winning author of Kira-Kira

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Hardcover
Book cover for 9780385735568
 
from Delacorte Pr (August 12, 2008)
9780385735568 | details & prices | 230 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.75 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.75 lbs | List price $15.99
About: WHEN 12-YEAR-OLD ANGELA Kato arrives in L.
Paperback
Book cover for 9780440422341
 
The price comparison is for this edition
Reissue edition from Yearling Books (June 1, 2009)
9780440422341 | details & prices | 230 pages | 5.25 × 7.50 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.40 lbs | List price $7.99
About: “A contemplative story.
Library
Book cover for 9780385905411
 
from Delacorte Pr (August 12, 2008)
9780385905411 | details & prices | 230 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.80 in. | Rec. grade levels 4-6 | 0.75 lbs | List price $18.99
About: WHEN 12-YEAR-OLD ANGELA Kato arrives in L.

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