"In March 1943, twenty-seven children began third grade in a strange new environment: the Topaz Relocation Center in Utah. Together with their teacher, Miss Yamauchi, these uprooted young Americans began keeping a classroom diary, with a different child illustrating each day's entry. Their full-color diary entries paint a vivid picture of daily life in an internment camp: schoolwork, sports, pets, holidays, health--and the mixed feelings of citizens who were loyal but distrusted"-- Provided by publisher.
Japanese American children -- Diaries -- Juvenile literature.
Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 -- Juvenile literature.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Children -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Japanese Americans -- Personal narratives -- Juvenile literature.