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Sachiko: A Nagasaki Bomb Survivor's Story

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Sachiko: A Nagasaki Bomb Survivor's Story

This striking work of narrative nonfiction tells the true story of six-year-old Sachiko Yasui's survival of the Nagasaki atomic bomb on August 9, 1945 and the heartbreaking and lifelong aftermath. Having conducted extensive interviews with Sachiko Yasui, Caren Stelson chronicles Sachiko's trauma and loss as well as her long journey to find peace. This book offers readers a remarkable new perspective on the final moments of World War II and their aftermath.

Audiobook available narrated by Katherine Fenton and John Chancer. 

Sachiko: A Nagasaki Bomb Survivor's Story
by Caren Stelson

  • Publication Date: October 1, 2016
  • Genres: History, Military, Women's History
  • : 144 pages
  • Publisher: Carolrhoda Books
  • ISBN-10: 1467789038
  • ISBN-13: 9781467789035