A Place to Belong

Book review by Amanda Nojadera, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 11+

Emotional post-WWII story promotes compassion, perseverance.

Parents say

age 11+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 1 review

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age 11+

A New Experience from Japanese Americans After WWII

The book will have you empathizing again with the lives of Japanese Americans during and after WWII. In this case the family chooses to go to Japan to rebuild as opposed to staying in America. Hanako, the main character is an engaging character that allows you to see he misfit transition back to her father's home country.

This title has:

Educational value
Great messages
Great role models

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