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THE CROW AND THE CHERRY BLOSSOM

Written & Illustrated by Shao Ni

Published by Hsin Yi Publications (Taiwan)

2020

children's picture book cover crow cherry blossom story illustration
children's picture book interior page crow cherry blossom story illustration
children's picture book interior page crow cherry blossom story illustration
children's picture book interior page crow cherry blossom story illustration
children's picture book interior page crow cherry blossom story illustration
children's picture book interior page crow flying eggs story illustration

The Crow And The Cherry Blossom is a 36-page picture book about the short yet deep friendship between a little crow and a late-blooming cherry blossom.

The story is informed by an untranslatable Japanese term mono-no-aware, which refers to the bittersweet realization of the impermanence of life.

AWARDS & FEATURES

2021 Feng Zikai Chinese Children's Picture Book Award

2021 Taiwan@Bologna Children’s BookFair

2020 Taiwan@Guadalajara International Book Fair
2020 Books From Taiwan

2019 Hsin Yi Foundation Children's Literature Awards

© 2024 SHAO NI
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