|aSadako and the thousand paper cranes /|cby Eleanor Coerr ; paintings by Ronald Himler.
|aNew York :|bPuffin Books,|cc1977.
|a79 p. :|bill. ;|c20 cm.
|aHospitalized 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.