Books by Eleanor Coerr

SADAKO by Eleanor Coerr
by Eleanor Coerr, illustrated by Ed Young
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 27, 1993

"A sensitive adaptation that makes a classic story accessible to a younger audience. (Biography/Picture book. 6-9)"
Using soft-focus pastel images (created for a 1990 video) and a shortened text, Coerr's poignant story of Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes (1977) is recast in picture-book format. Read full book review >
MIEKO AND THE FIFTH TREASURE by Eleanor Coerr
ADVENTURE
Released: April 21, 1993

"Calligraphy by Cecil Yuehara not seen. (Fiction. 8- 11)"
The Japanese calligrapher's ``four treasures'' are brush, paper, inkstick, and inkstone; the ``fifth'' is a beauty of heart informing the brushstrokes and bringing word-pictures to life. Read full book review >