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Hesse, Monica

Summary: Haruko and Margot meet at the high school in Crystal City, a 'family internment camp' for those accused of colluding with the enemy. The teens discover that they are polar opposites in so many ways, except for one that seems to override all the others: the camp is changing them, day by day and piece by piece. Haruko finds herself consumed by fear for her soldier brother and distrust of her...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC HES

Stone, Phoebe

Summary: During World War II, eleven-year-old Felicity is sent from London to Bottlebay, Maine, to live with her grandmother, aunt, uncle, and a reclusive boy who helps her decode mysterious letters that contain the truth about her missing parents.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arthur A. Levine Books 2011

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC STO

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC STO

Whelan, Gloria.

Summary: Fourteen-year-old Belle resents the presence of her sophisticated cousin on a family vacation in the summer of 1942, but their strained relationship is overshadowed by the war in Europe.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2006

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC Whela

Buckey, Sarah Masters

Summary: While volunteering as a magazine delivery girl in a convalescent hospital during the Second World War, Molly uncovers a mystery involving the theft of rationed food supplies for sale on the black market.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pleasant Co. 2007

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J AG Buc

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC BUC

Larson, Kirby.

Summary: In 1944 Hobie Hanson's father is flying B-24s in Europe, so Hobie decides to donate his beloved German shepherd, Duke, to Dogs for Defense in the hope that it will help end the war sooner--but when he learns that Duke is being trained for combat he is shocked, frightened and determined to get his dog back.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC LAR

Larson, Kirby.

Summary: Thirteen-year-old Piper Davis records in her diary her experiences beginning in December 1941 when her brother joins the Navy, the United States goes to war, she attempts to document her life through photography, and her father--the pastor for a Japanese Baptist Church in Seattle--follows his congregants to an Idaho internment camp, taking her along with him. Includes historical notes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC LAR

Avi

Summary: In wartime Brooklyn in 1943, eleven-year-old Howie Crispers mounts a campaign to save his favorite teacher from being fired.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD AVI

Sepahban, Lois.

Summary: Near the start of World War II, young Manami, her parents, and Grandfather are evacuated from their home and sent to Manzanar, an ugly, dreary internment camp in the desert for Japanese-American citizens.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus, Giroux 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC SEP

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC SEP

Osborne, Mary Pope.

Summary: Thirteen-year-old Madeline's diaries for 1941 and 1942 reveal her experiences living on Long Island during World War II while her father is away in the Navy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC OSB

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC OSB

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Stacks, Call number: Y DA 20

Larson, Kirby

Summary: When her family is forced into an internment camp, Mitsi Kashino is separated from her home, her classmates, and her beloved dog Dash; and as her family begins to come apart around her, Mitsi clings to her one connection to the outer world--the letters from the kindly neighbor who is caring for Dash.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION LAR

Ernst, Kathleen

Summary: As the war continues into May 1945, eleven-year-old Molly finds herself pulled in many different directions trying to cope with her troubled father's return from war, the abrupt resignation of her favorite Red Cross volunteer, a scrap-paper drive, and a mysterious neighborhood prowler.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: American Girl 2009

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2 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC ERN

Sundin, Sarah

Summary: "Nothing slows Lillian Avery down -- not her personal challenges and certainly not America's entry into World War II. She finally has a chance to prove herself ans a pharmacist in Boston. The demands of her new job energize her. But society boy Ensign Archer Vandenberg's attentions only annoy -- even if he is her brother's best friend. During the darkest days of the war, Arch's destroyer hunts...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Revell, a division of Baker Publishing Group 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION SUN

Kiefer, Christian

Summary: "Torn apart by war and bigotry, two families confront long-buried secrets in this haunting American novel of World War II and Vietnam. In the panoramic tradition of Charles Frazier's fiction, Phantoms is a fierce saga of American culpability. A Vietnam vet still reeling from war, John Frazier finds himself an unwitting witness to a confrontation, decades in the making, between two steely...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Liveright Publishing Corporation 2019

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Dallas, Sandra.

Summary: "After Pearl Harbor is bombed by the Japanese, twelve-year-old Tomi and her Japanese-American family are split up and forced to leave their California home to live in internment camps in New Mexico and Colorado"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sleeping Bear Press 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC DAL

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC DAL

Hesse, Monica

Summary: Teens Haruko, a Japanese American, and Margot, a German American, form a life-changing friendship as everything around them starts falling apart in the Crystal City family internment camp during World War II.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC HES

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC HES

Faulkner, Matt.

Summary: After the attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941, a thirteen-year-old California boy who is half Japanese is sent to an internment camp. Story based on the history of the author's great-aunt.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney Hyperion Books 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 FAU

Egan, Jennifer

Summary: Anna Kerrigan, nearly twelve years old, accompanies her father to the house of a man who, she gleans, is crucial to the survival of her father and her family. Anna observes the uniformed servants, the lavishing of toys on the children, and some secret pact between her father and Dexter Styles. Years later, her father has disappeared and the country is at war. Anna works at the Brooklyn Navy...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Audio 2017

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD Fiction Egan 2017

Austin, Lynn N.

1 hold on 1 copy

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bethany House Publishers 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC AUS

Meissner, Susan

9 holds on 4 copies

Summary: Elise Sontag is a typical Iowa fourteen-year-old in 1943--aware of the war but distanced from its reach. Then her father, a legal U.S. resident for nearly two decades, is suddenly arrested on suspicion of being a Nazi sympathizer. The family is sent to an internment camp in Texas, where, behind the armed guards and barbed wire, Elise feels stripped of everything beloved and familiar, including...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley 2019

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Sayers, Valerie.

Summary: "1941 is a year of drama and spectacle for Americans. Joe DiMaggio's record-breaking hitting streak enlivens the summer, and winter begins with the shock and horror of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. The news from Europe is bleak, especially for the Jewish population. Joltin' Joe, possessing a sweet swing and range in center, also has another gift: he can see the future. And he sees dark...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Northwestern University Press 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SAY

Denenberg, Barry.

Summary: Twelve-year-old Ben Uchida keeps a journal of his experiences as a prisoner in a Japanese internment camp in Mirror Lake, California, during World War II.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 1999

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC DEN

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC DEN

Engle, Margarita

Summary: In early 1940s Los Angeles, Mexican Americans Marisela and Lorena work in canneries all day then jitterbug with sailors all night with their zoot suit wearing younger brother, Ray, as escort until the night racial violence leads to murder. Includes historical note.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC ENG

Egan, Jennifer

Summary: "The long-awaited, daring, and magnificent novel from the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of A Visit from the Goon Squad. Manhattan Beach opens in Brooklyn during the Great Depression. Anna Kerrigan, nearly twelve years old, accompanies her father to the house of Dexter Styles, a man who, she gleans, is crucial to the survival of her father and her family. Years later, her father has disappeared...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2017

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC EGA

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC EGA

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC EGA

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION EGA

Treuer, David

Summary: In August 1942, Frankie Washburn revisits his Minnesota family before joining the war effort, saying good-bye to family, friends, and the Native American caretaker he held dear. Then a German POW escapes from a nearby camp.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books, a member of Penguin Group (USA) 2015

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