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A boy of Heart Mountain : story inspired by the experiences of Shigeru Yabu

Author: Barbara Bazaldua; Willy Ito
Publisher: Camarillo, CA : Yabitoon Books, 2010. ©2010
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English
Summary:
"At the onset of WWII, nearly 120,000 Japanese Americans were incarcerated in concentration camps. Inspired by Shigeru Yabu's youthful camp experiences, 'A Boy Of Heart Mountain' is a poignant coming-of-age story and a celebration of the human spirit under stress"--Page 4 of cover.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Shigeru Yabu; Shigeru Yabu
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Barbara Bazaldua; Willy Ito
ISBN: 9780578053424 057805342X
OCLC Number: 654118430
Awards: Asian/Pacific American Literature Award Honor, Young Adult Literature Honor, 2010-2011
Description: ix, 145 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: written by Barbara Bazaldua ; illustrations by Willie Ito ; book design by Waitak Lai.

Abstract:

"At the onset of WWII, nearly 120,000 Japanese Americans were incarcerated in concentration camps. Inspired by Shigeru Yabu's youthful camp experiences, 'A Boy Of Heart Mountain' is a poignant coming-of-age story and a celebration of the human spirit under stress"--Page 4 of cover.
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