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Shizuko's Daughter

Kyoko Mori

Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)

"A cast of three-dimensional characters, keen imagery and attention to detail produce an emotionally and culturally rich tale tracing the evolution of despair into hope." --Publishers Weekly, starred review

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Praise for Shizuko's Daughter

"A cast of three-dimensional characters, keen imagery and attention to detail produce an emotionally and culturally rich tale tracing the evolution of despair into hope." --Publishers Weekly, starred review
 
"a jewel...one of those rarities that shine out only a few times in a generation."  -- The New York Times

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

  • Kyoko Mori

  • Kyoko Mori was born and raised in Kobe, Japan and moved to the United States as a teenager. Now a professor of Creative Writing, she has published her poetry and short stories in leading magazines such as The Kenyon Review, The Apalachee Quarterly, and Beloit Poetry Journal. She is the author of two novels for young readers, One Bird and Shizuko’s Daughter, which was chosen as a Best Young Children’s Book by The New York Times. She has also written two memoirs for adults, Polite Lies and The Dream of Water.
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Shizuko's Daughter

Kyoko Mori

NYPL Books for the Teen Age, Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books Blue Ribbon Awar, Horn Book Magazine Fanfare List
  • e-Book

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Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)

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