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Jon Chin | 3 comments Please add this book. I'm not associated with the book or publisher, but want to be able to add it to my goodreads account.

* Title: A Thousand Paper Cranes
* Author(s) name(s): Patricia Sy Gomez; Illustrated by Jomike Tejido
* ISBN (or ASIN): 978-971-518-825-8
* Publisher: Lampara Publishing House
* Publication date: 2015
* Format: Paperback
* Description: (from back cover) Faustina celebrated her twelfth birthday at the time the Philippines was occupied by the Japanese. At the start of the war, two angry men came for her father. Since then, she and her mother never saw him again.

Now the Japanese occupation of the country has ended. True enough, Faustina's father will never come back. The only memento her father left behind is the secret of a thousand paper cranes.

Find out in this story what Faustina feels about the paper cranes, and how she comes to accept the war and the loss of her father.
* Page count: 27
* Link to cover: Image for Thousand Paper Cranes.jpg found on

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