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Hiroshima Dreams

Title

Hiroshima Dreams

Publisher

Dutton Children's Books

Pages

198 pages

Publication Year

2007

ISBN

97805245478218

Genre

fantasy

Topic

Racial Diversity; Culture/Ethnicity; Biracial; Interracial; Bicultural; biraical child; interracial marriage; bicultural child

Annotation

Lin O'Neil, a talented but shy girl growing up in Providence, Rhode Island, develops a close relationship with her Japanese grandmother, who shares Lin's gift of precognition.

Grade Level

9-12

Family Formation

mother and father

Main Character

girl

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

Japanese / Irish American

Awards

Asian Pacific American Award for Literature, 2008 Winner

Keywords

grandmothers; Japanese Americans; Irish American; racially mixed people

Item Type

Fiction

Format

novel

Hiroshima Dreams

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