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781423137351 03 02 1423137353 03 9781423137351 15 9781423137351 14 09781423137351 01 BB <b202>01</b202> <b203>Gaijin: American Prisoner of War</b203> 15 9781423137351 A01 Matt Faulkner Faulkner, Matt Matt Faulkner 01 eng 144 JUV008000 10 JUV013000 10 JUV016080 02 11 03 3 04 7 18 03 8 04 12 01 With a white mother and a Japanese father, Koji Miyamoto quickly realizes that his home in San Francisco is no longer a welcoming one after Pearl Harbor is attacked. And once he's sent to an internment camp, he learns that being half white at the camp is just as difficult as being half Japanese on the streets of an American city during WWII.
Koji's story, based on true events, is brought to life by Matt Faulkner's cinematic illustrations that reveal Koji struggling to find his place in a tumultuous world-one where he is a prisoner of war in his own country.
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Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 -- Juvenile fiction.
Graphic novels.
Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 -- Fiction.
Racially mixed people -- Fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Fiction.