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Weedflower (2006)
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Call Number Y/FICTION/KADOHATA,C


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Published: New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, c2006
Edition:  1st ed
Description:  260 p. ; 22 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 0689865740 (hardcover), 9780689865749 (hardcover),
Language:  English


Winner of the 2007 Jane Addams Book Award for Older Children

After twelve-year-old Sumiko and her Japanese-American family are relocated from their flower farm in southern California to an internment camp on a Mojave Indian reservation in Arizona, she helps her family and neighbors, becomes friends with a local Indian boy, and tries to hold on to her dream of owning a flower shop

750

Ages 11 up

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Jane Addams Children's Book Award
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