The Sakura Tree Book

Canadian Children’s Book Centre’s 2008 Best Picture Books

The Sukura Tree Front Book Cover
The Sakura Tree Front Book Cover

This book may be purchased / ordered on line from the usual outlets.

2007     “The Sakura Tree”,   Carolyn McTighe.  Illustrated by Karen Brownlee.   Release date: June, 2007 .  ISBN 0-88995-354-6 cloth.   Juvenile/ Fiction/ Historical / Canada/ Post-Confederation/ Juvenile Fiction/People &  Places/Asia.  The Sakura Tree is on the cover and page 2 of the Red Deer Press Fall 2006  catalogue.    “Karen Brownlee is an Alberta artist who specialized in exploring vanishing cultures, and her delicate watercolours are a perfect counterpoint to the poetic text of  McTighe, a radio and print journalist living in Westbank, British Columbia.”  Red Deer Press  Fall  2006 Catalogue.”