Sylvia & Aki
By Winifred Conkling; Random House, 2011
"At the start of World War II, Japanese American third-grader Aki and her family are sent to an internment camp in Poston, Arizona, while Mexican American third-grader Sylvia's family leases their Orange County, California, farm and begins a fight to stop school segregation."
Based on the true story of Aki Munemitsu Nakauchi and Sylvia Mendez.
Ages 9+; pb $6.99
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