The Tongue-Cut Sparrow
- Parent’s Choice Award
- NCSS-CBC Notable Children’s Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies
- IRA-CBC Children’s Choice
- Child Study Association Children’s Books of the Year
- CCBC Choice
- Library of Congress Books for Children
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Written by Momoko Ishii
Translated from Japanese by Katherine Paterson
A kind old man and his greedy wife pay separate visits to the tongue-cut sparrow and receive as gifts just what they deserve.
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