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Tuesday, 5 November 2019
The United Nations Bookshop invites you to a discussion with the author, Kathleen Burkinshaw.
The Last Cherry Blossom (Sky Pony Press) is based on the life of the author’s mother, who was twelve when the atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima and witnessed firsthand the devastation and horror. The book offers young readers insight into how children lived during World War II, while also introducing them to Japanese culture.
Kathleen Burkinshaw is a Japanese American author and the daughter of a Hiroshima atomic bombing survivor.
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