The Resource Sakura's cherry blossoms, Robert Paul Weston ; illustrated by Misa Saburi

Sakura's cherry blossoms, Robert Paul Weston ; illustrated by Misa Saburi

Label
Sakura's cherry blossoms
Title
Sakura's cherry blossoms
Statement of responsibility
Robert Paul Weston ; illustrated by Misa Saburi
Title variation
Sakuras cherry blossoms
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Sakura's dad gets a new job in America, so she and her parents make the move from their home in Japan. When she arrives in the States, most of all she misses her grandmother and the cherry blossom trees, under which she and her grandmother used to play and picnic. She wonders how she'll ever feel at home in this new place, with its unfamiliar language and landscape. One day, she meets her neighbor, a boy named Luke, and begins to feel a little more settled. When her grandmother becomes ill, though, her family takes a trip back to Japan. Sakura is sad when she returns to the States and once again reflects on all she misses. Luke does his best to cheer her up -- and tells her about a surprise he knows she'll love, but she'll have to wait till spring. In the meantime, Sakura and Luke's friendship blooms and finally, when spring comes, Luke takes her to see the cherry blossom trees flowering right there in her new neighborhood."--
Summary
Moving from her native Japan to America, Sakura misses her grandmother and the cherry blossom trees under which they shared many happy hours, but a new friend and a springtime surprise help her adjust to her new home
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Character
Illustration
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10651229
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weston, Robert Paul
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Preschool-2
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 3
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Saburi, Misa
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Homesickness
  • Grandparent and child
  • Friendship
  • Cherry
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Sakura's cherry blossoms, Robert Paul Weston ; illustrated by Misa Saburi
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781101918746
Lccn
2017931041
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations (color)
Label
Sakura's cherry blossoms, Robert Paul Weston ; illustrated by Misa Saburi
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781101918746
Lccn
2017931041
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations (color)

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