We’ve compiled a short list of books about cherry blossoms! Check your local independent bookstore for availability or click on the major retailers highlighted below in yellow. 

The Sakura Obsession: The Incredible Story of the Plant Hunter Who Saved Japan’s Cherry Blossoms by Naoko Abe 
Amazon     Penguin Random House     Barnes & Noble 

Japanese Flowering Cherries by Wybe Kuitert

The Culture of Japan as Seen through it’s Leisure by Sepp Linhart & Sabine Fruhstuck (Editors)
Amazon     Barnes and Noble

Kamikazi, Cherry Blossoms and Nationalisms by Emiko Ohnuki-Tierney
Amazon     Barnes and Noble

Cherry Blossoms: The Official Book of the National Cherry Blossom Festival by Ann McClellan 
NHBS     Amazon     Barnes & Noble 

Cherry Blossoms by James T. Ulak & Howard S. Kaplan 
Amazon     Barnes & Noble 

To add to this list, please email Marisa at info@najga.org

*Above: Shofuso Japanese House & Garden (Philadelphia, PA)