The Boy In The Garden
Written and Illustrated by Allen Say; Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, 2010
FROM FRONT COVER FLAP:
"There was a story that Mama read to Jiro: Once, in old Japan, a young woodcutter lived alone in a little cottage. One winter day he found a crane struggling in a snare and set it free. When Jiro looks out the window into Mr. Ozu's garden, he sees a crane and remembers that story. ..."
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