Wisconsin Book Festival Presents Carin Stelson

Central Library, Children's Program Room
08/10/2017
10:00 am - 11:00 am

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. Stelson discusses the complicated history surrounding the end of WWII, as well as her process of meeting with Sachiko to document her life 60 years later. She will also appear at the Lanterns for Peace event on Wednesday, August 9, 6pm at Tenney Park.

Tags: Adult - Books