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Kira-Kira (2004)


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Kids' FictionY/FICTION/KADOHATA,CAvailable
Kids' FictionY/FICTION/KADOHATA,CAvailable
Kids' FictionY/FICTION/KADOHATA,CAvailable
Published: New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, c2004
Edition:  [Various editions]
Description:  244 p. ; 19 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 0689856393, 0689856407 (pbk.), 9780689856402 (pbk.),
Language:  English

Winner of the 2005 Newbery Medal

Also published: New York : Aladdin Paperbacks, 2006, c2004 (244 p.)

Chronicles the close friendship between two Japanese-American sisters growing up in rural Georgia during the late 1950s and early 1960s, and the despair when one sister becomes terminally ill


Ages 11 up

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