The crane girl

based on Japanese folktales
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Lee & Low Books, Incorporated , New York
Juvenile literature, Japanese crane, Cranes (Birds), Fol
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A boy helps an injured crane, and the good deed is rewarded with the arrival of a mysterious guest who weaves beautiful silk for the family. Includes author"s note about Japanese folktales and poetry, information about red-crowned cranes, and pronunciations.

Statementadapted by Curtis Manley ; illustrations by Lin Wang
ContributionsWang, Lin, 1973- ill
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27238860M
ISBN 101885008570
ISBN 139781885008572

About: The Crane Girl is a Japanese folktales and children’s picture book written by Curtis Manley and illustrated by Lin Wang. It was published on 3/1/17 by Shen’s Books, an imprint of Lee & Low Books Inc, hardcover, 40 pages.

This book is for ages 7 to 8, grades 1 to /5(7). About: The Crane Girl is a Japanese folktales and childrens picture book written by Curtis Manley and illustrated by Lin Wang. It was published on 3/1/17 by Shens Books, an imprint of Lee & Low Books Inc, hardcover, 40 pages.

This book is for ages 7 to 8, grades 1 to 4. Lee & Low Books is the largest multicultural childrens book publisher in USA/5. This is a well written story with lovely illustrations. it takes place in Japan. a little girl is jealous of the attention given to her new baby brother.

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thinking she is no longer loved by her parents, she wishes to become a crane and to join a crane family.5/5(1).

This is a book about a little girl that has a baby brother and what it is like to have a new edition to the family. She feels lonely so she finds new friends and it talks about she turns into a crane and one day returns to her family/5. Lin Wang LIN WANG has illustrated several books for children, including The Crane Girl for Lee and Low Books.

She is a classically trained portrait painter with an MFA from the Savannah College of Art and Design, and her work has been recognized by the Society of Illustrators Original Art Show.

KIRKUS REVIEW A popular Japanese folk tale in which a crane pays back an obligation by becoming human is retold with an unusual ending and with haiku-sprinkled prose. “The Crane Girl is a poignant fable, highly recommended for family storybook time as well as public and school library children’s collections.” Midwest Book Review “The story alternates between prose and haiku, and it’s quite effective.

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By Curtis Manley Illustrations by Lin Wang.

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While gathering firewood, Yasuhiro comes upon an injured crane hidden in the snow. He rescues and comforts the bird, then watches it fly away. The next night, a mysterious young girl arrives at Yasuhiro's home seeking shelter from the cold.

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A Japanese tale of friendship, suffering and the transformative power of love interwoven with poetry and gorgeous illustrations, this book will leave you stirred from sorrow and love.

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The Crane Girl | A boy helps an injured crane, that then returns in human form to weave silk and save the boy and his father from poverty. Adapted from Japanese. The Crane Girl by Curtis Manley (Illustrations by Lin Wang) This is the kind of book I buy for my children, but secretly it will be for myself, because I adore beautiful books.

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