A Boy No More
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
After his father is killed in the attack on Pearl Harbor, Adam, his mother, and sister are evacuated from Hawaii to California, where he must deal with his feelings about the war, Japanese internment camps, his father, and his own identity.
Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; Family member death; Military families; Single parent; Race discrimination; death of a father; father in the military; single mother; prejudice
Japanese American / White
Best Children's Books of the Year, 2004
Pearl Harbor; World War II; Japanese; letters; farm life; dairy farm; moving; internment camps; Navy; trains
Mazer, Harry, "A Boy No More" (2006). Diverse Families. 1164.