A diamond in the desert / Kathryn Fitzmaurice.

Authors: Fitzmaurice, Kathryn.
Call number: jFIC FIT
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2012.
Publication date: 2012.
Subject: Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 -- Juvenile fiction.
Guilt -- Juvenile fiction.
Gila River Relocation Center -- Juvenile fiction.
Title: A diamond in the desert / Kathryn Fitzmaurice.
Physical description: 258 p. ; 22 cm.
Summary note: 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.
Biography note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 255).
Genre: Baseball stories.
ISBN: 9780670012923 (hbk.)
0670012920 (hbk.)
LCCN: 2011012041
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