This captivating keepsake book, now in paperback, is filled with beautiful photographs, an overview of events and activities, and memorable stories in honor of the National Cherry Blossom Festival. Learn about the history, lore, celebrations, fabulous art, parties, and much more that bring together over one million people from across the country and around the world to celebrate the beauty of
ANN McCLELLAN is author of The Cherry Blossom Festival- Sakura Celebration. She has held executive positions at the Smithsonian Institution, World Wildlife Fund, American Lung Association, American Association of Museums, and George Washington University Law School. A world traveler, McClellan has xperienced cherry blossom viewing in Japan, giving her an even greater appreciation for Washington's sublime blooming season and its exhilarating National Cherry Blossom Festival.
"The Official Book of the National Cherry Blossom Festival...share[s] some blossom history -- both the fascinating and the nutty." -The Washington Post