Here it is! The hugely anticipated follow-up to Gratz's NYT bestselling, critically acclaimed phenomenon REFUGEE. This is another searing and heart-pounding look at kids making their way through war.
It's 1944 and the world is at war. Hideki lives peacefully with his family on the island of Okinawa, near Japan. Until the day WWII reaches their door.
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Hideki is an Okinawan boy. Ray is an American soldier. They are caught on the island of Okinawa during WWII. The Japanese are trying to hold the Americans back. Hideki is recruited as a "civilian ... Read full review
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“One grenade is for the American monsters coming to kill your family.... You are to use the other grenade to kill yourself.” These are the orders that Hideki, a 13-year-old Okinawan student ... Read full review