When the Cherry Blossoms Fell: Michiko's Library

What books would Michiko be able to read in the 1940’s? These are a few of my favourite stories published during that time.
1940 - Paul Bunyan Swings His Axe by Dell J. McCormick
Here I am in the Adirondacks to see Paul’s legacy for myself.
(Insert pictures of me & Paul Bunyan)
1941 - Make Way for Ducklings by Robert McClosky
- Mr. Popper's Penguins by Richard and Florence Atwater
1942 - The Matchlock Gun Walter D. Edmonds
1943 - Lassie Come Home by Erick Knight & The Little House by Virginia Lee Burton
1944 - The Black Stallion by Walter Farley
1945 - Snow Treasure by Marie McSwigan
1946 - The Return of Silver Chief by Jack O'Brien
1947 - Miss Hickory by Carolyn S. Bailey & Homer Price by Robert McCloskey
1948    -The Black Stallion Returns by Walter Farley
1948 - The Twenty-One Balloons by William Pène du Bois.
1949 - The Big Snow by Berta and Elmer Hader (Insert Big Snow picture)

Japanese Fairytales
Bodkin, O.  The Crane Wife, Voyageur Books, Harcourt Inc, 1998
Kogawa, Joy.  Naomi’s Tree, Fitzhenry & Whiteside, Markham, Ontario, 2009
Kroll, Virginia, A Carp for Kimiko, Charlesbridge Publishing, Waterdown Massachusetts, 1993
Kudler, David. The Seven Gods of Luck, Houghton Mifflin company, Boston, 1997
LaMarche, Jim. Little Oh, Lothrop, Lee & Sheppard Books, New York, 1997
McCarthy, Ralph F. The Adventure of Momotaro, The Peach Boy, Kodansha Bilingual Children’s Classics, 2005
Powers, Daniel. Jiro’s Pearl, Candlewick Press, Cambridge Massachusetts, 1997
Sakade, Florence. Little One-Inch and Other Japanese Children’s Favourite Stories, Charles E. Tuttle Company, 1985
Sakade, Florence. Japanese Children’s Favourite Stories – Book Two, Tuttle Publishing – CD edition, 2005
Say, Allen. Under the Cherry Blossom Tree – An Old Japanese Tale, Houghton Mifflin Company, New York, 1997