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Author Hughes, Dean, 1943-
Title Missing in action / Dean Hughes.
Publisher New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, c2010.
Edition 1st ed.


LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Springville Road Teen  FIC HughD    CHECK SHELF

Description 228 p. ; 22 cm.
Edition 1st ed.
Notes A Junior Library Guild selection
Audience Ages 10-14.
Summary While his father is missing in action in the Pacific during World War II, twelve-year-old Jay moves with his mother to small-town Utah, where he sees prejudice from both sides, as a part-Navajo himself and through an unlikely friendship with Japanese American Ken from the nearby internment camp.
Audience Lexile: 620.
ISBN 9781416915027 (hardcover) :
1416915028 (hardcover) :
Author Hughes, Dean, 1943-
Subject Prejudices -- Juvenile fiction.
Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 -- Juvenile fiction.
Racially mixed people -- Juvenile fiction.
Baseball stories.
Grandparents -- Juvenile fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Juvenile fiction.
Families -- Utah -- Juvenile fiction.
Utah -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Sports -- Juvenile fiction.
Description 228 p. ; 22 cm.
Edition 1st ed.
Notes A Junior Library Guild selection
Audience Ages 10-14.
Summary While his father is missing in action in the Pacific during World War II, twelve-year-old Jay moves with his mother to small-town Utah, where he sees prejudice from both sides, as a part-Navajo himself and through an unlikely friendship with Japanese American Ken from the nearby internment camp.
Audience Lexile: 620.
ISBN 9781416915027 (hardcover) :
1416915028 (hardcover) :
Author Hughes, Dean, 1943-
Subject Prejudices -- Juvenile fiction.
Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 -- Juvenile fiction.
Racially mixed people -- Juvenile fiction.
Baseball stories.
Grandparents -- Juvenile fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Juvenile fiction.
Families -- Utah -- Juvenile fiction.
Utah -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Sports -- Juvenile fiction.
LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Springville Road Teen  FIC HughD    CHECK SHELF

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