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Title A diamond in the desert / Kathryn Fitzmaurice.
Author Fitzmaurice, Kathryn.
Publication New York : Viking Children's Books, 2012.
Description 258 pages ; 22 cm
Call # J FIC FITZMAURICE
Summary After the bombing of Pearl Harbor, thirteen-year-old Tetsu and his family are sent to the Gila River Relocation Center in Arizona where a fellow prisoner starts a baseball team, but when Tetsu's sister becomes ill and he feels responsible, he stops playing.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 255).
Subject Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 -- Juvenile fiction.
Gila River Relocation Center -- Juvenile fiction.
Baseball -- Fiction.
Guilt -- Fiction.
ISBN 0670012920 :
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