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Kira-Kira
By Cynthia Kadohata; Simon & Schuster, 2004

This winner of the 2005
Newbery Medal chronicles the close friendship between two Japanese American sisters growing up in rural Georgia during the late 1950s, and the despair felt when one sister becomes terminally ill.

  • 2005 Newbery Medal Winner

Ages 10+; pb $6.99

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