Under the Blood-Red Sun, Graham Salisbury
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Under the Blood-Red Sun

Author: Graham Salisbury

Series: Prisoners of the Empire Series

Narrator: Greg Watanabe

Unabridged: 6 hr 18 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Random House Audio

Published: 09/09/2014

Genre: Young Adult Fiction - Social Themes - Prejudice & Racism

Ages: 12 - 12

Synopsis

Tomi was born in Hawaii. His grandfather and parents were born in Japan, and came to America to escape poverty.

World War II seems far away from Tomi and his friends, who are too busy playing ball on their eighth-grade team, the Rats.

But then Pearl Harbor is attacked by the Japanese, and the United States declares war on Japan. Japanese men are rounded up, and Tomi’s father and grandfather are arrested. It’s a terrifying time to be Japanese in America. But one thing doesn’t change: the loyalty of Tomi’s buddies, the Rats.

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