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Fish for Jimmy

Based on One Family's Experience in a Japanese American Internment Camp

by Katie Yamasaki

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For two boys in a Japanese American family, everything changed when Japan bombed Pearl Harbor and the United States went to war. With the family forced to leave their home and go to an internment camp, Jimmy loses his appetite. Older brother Taro takes matters into his own hands and, night after night, sneaks out of the camp and catches fresh fish for Jimmy to help make him strong again. This affecting tale of courage and love is an adaptation of the author's true family story.


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Publisher: Holiday House

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  • ISBN: 9780823427888
  • File size: 16121 KB
  • Release date: January 30, 2013


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English

Levels

ATOS: 4.6
Lexile Score: 880
Interest Level: K-3(LG)
Text Difficulty: 3-5

For two boys in a Japanese American family, everything changed when Japan bombed Pearl Harbor and the United States went to war. With the family forced to leave their home and go to an internment camp, Jimmy loses his appetite. Older brother Taro takes matters into his own hands and, night after night, sneaks out of the camp and catches fresh fish for Jimmy to help make him strong again. This affecting tale of courage and love is an adaptation of the author's true family story.


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