Turnagain Peace Tree

"Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes"


"Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes" is a children's historical novel written by Canadian-American author Eleanor Coerr and published in 1977. It is set in Japan after World War II.
The book has been translated to many languages and published in many places, to be used for peace education programs in primary schools. Mrs. Eastham's class has set up a peace tree in the red hallway and would like to invite all staff, students and family who would like to write a message of peace on one of the paper butterflies to place in the tree.