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Sylvia & Aki / Winifred Conkling.

Book Book (c2011.)
Description: vii, 151 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Publisher: Berkeley : Tricycle Press, c2011.
5 of 6 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Melrose. (Show preferred library)
0 current holds with 6 total copies.
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  • ISBN: 9781582463971 (gibraltar library binding)
  • ISBN: 1582463972 (gibraltar library binding)
  • ISBN: 9781582463377 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1582463379 (hardcover)
  • Edition: 1st ed.
Bibliography, etc.:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 145-149).
Contents:
Pt. 1. California and Arizona 1941 -- pt. 2. California and Arizona 1944-1945 -- Epilogue. California 1955.
Summary:
At the start of World War II, Japanese-American third-grader Aki and her family are sent to an internment camp in Poston, Arizona, while Mexican-American third-grader Sylvia's family leases their Orange County, California, farm and begins a fight to stop school segregation.
Awards:
Tomas Rivera Mexican-American Children's Book Award Winner, 2012
Alternate Title: Sylvia and Aki
Citation: Conkling, Winifred. "Sylvia & Aki." Berkeley : Tricycle Press, 2011.

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