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A place where sunflowers grow = 砂漠に咲いたひまわり /
A place where sunflowers grow = Sabaku ni saita himawari

Author: story, Amy Lee-Tai ; illustrations, Felicia Hoshino ; [Japanese translation, Marc Akio Lee]. ; Amy Lee-Tai; Felicia Hoshino; Marc Akio Lee
Publisher: New York : Children's Book Press, [2006] ©2006
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
While she and her family are interned at Topaz Relocation Center during World War II, Mari gradually adjusts as she enrolls in an art class, makes a friend, plants sunflowers and waits for them to grow.
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Genre/Form: Japanese language materials
English language
Japanese language
Bilingual books
Sophisticated picture books
Picture books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: story, Amy Lee-Tai ; illustrations, Felicia Hoshino ; [Japanese translation, Marc Akio Lee]. ; Amy Lee-Tai; Felicia Hoshino; Marc Akio Lee
ISBN: 9780892392155 0892392150 9780892392742 0892392746 9781544422596 1544422598
OCLC Number: 62755470
Language Note: Parallel text in English and Japanese.
Awards: Jane Addams Children's Book Award
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Other Titles: Sabaku ni saita himawari
Responsibility: story, Amy Lee-Tai ; illustrations, Felicia Hoshino ; [Japanese translation by Marc Akio Lee].
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While she and her family are interned at Topaz Relocation Center during World War II, Mari gradually adjusts as she enrolls in an art class, makes a friend, plants sunflowers and waits for them to grow.

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