War of the Eagles
Orca Book Publishers
During World War II near Prince Rupert, British Columbia, Jed comes to better understand and take pride in his British and native Tsimshian ancestry through caring for an injured eagle at a military fort and losing his Japanese Canadian best friend to an internment camp.
Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; Culture/Ethnicity; Military families; Biracial; Race discrimination; Bicultural; Biethnic; father in the military; biracial; racism; bicultural teenager; biethnic teenager
Tsimshian Indian / White
Geoffrey Bilson Award for Historical Fiction for Young People, 1998, Finalist
Native Americans of North America; World War II; Japanese; Eagles; acceptance; hunting; internment camp; Navy; allegiance
Walters, Eric, "War of the Eagles" (1998). Diverse Families. 1212.