A Place Where Sunflowers Grow
Story by Amy Lee-Tai; illustrations by Felicia Hoshino; Children's Book Press, an imprint of Lee & Low Books, 2006; first paperback edition 2012
While Mari and her family are interned at Topaz Relocation Center during World War II, she gradually adjusts, enrolling in an art class, making a friend, planting sunflowers, and waiting for them to grow.
Winner, Jane Addams Children's Book Award
IRA Children's Book Award Notable Book
ForeWord Book of the Year Finalist
Society of Illustrators Original Art Exhibition
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