Garden of Stones

Garden of Stones

Book - 2013
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After bombs rain down on Pearl Harbor, 14-year-old Lucy Takeda and her mother, Miyako, are rounded up--along with thousands of other innocent Japanese-Americans--and taken to the Manzanar prison camp where they endure abuse and harsh living conditions until Miyako makes the ultimate sacrifice.
Publisher: Don Mills, Ont., Canada : Harlequin, c2013
ISBN: 9780778313526
0778313522
Characteristics: 301 p. ; 21 cm

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jiggyq
Aug 16, 2017

just so so lags in parts

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vmcmorris
May 06, 2017

Interesting book about the Japanese camps during WWII.

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niceauntie
Apr 17, 2014

I have never read anything before about the Japanese camps during the war so I enjoyed the setting and and the subject matter of the book. It is a quick, undemanding read. A good book for someone who doesn't want a really deep involved storyline with lots of characters.

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lucky38
Jun 07, 2013

This is such a good book!
A story basically about a beautiful mother and 14 year old daughter taken to an internment camp for Japanese-Americans during world war II. It is a story of cruelty, betrayal, sacrifice, and so much more. The ending held many surprises that had me reading more closely as the book came to an end. I highly recommend this book, especially to readers that like a little bit of history included.

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booklady413 Apr 26, 2013

Excellent story revolbing around one family interred at Manzanar.

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