In 1944, Suzu Urano moves to the small town of Kure in Hiroshima to live with her husband s family. Soon, their lives are thrown into chaos when Kure town is bombed during World War II.
In This Corner of the World
Laura Post, Bailey Bucher, Todd Haberkorn
The award-winning story of IN THIS CORNER OF THE WORLD follows a young lady named Suzu Urano, who in 1944 moves to the small town of Kure in Hiroshima to live with her husband s family. Suzu s life is thrown into chaos when her town is bombed during World War II. Her perseverance and courage underpin this heart-warming and inspirational tale of the everyday challenges faced by the Japanese in the midst of a violent, war-torn country. This beautiful yet poignant tale shows that even in the face of adversity and loss, people can come together and rebuild their lives.
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