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A diamond in the desert / by Kathryn Fitzmaurice.

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  • ISBN: 9780670012923 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0670012920 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9780142424377 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 258 p. ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Viking Children's Books, c2012.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.: After the bombing of Pearl Harbor, thirteen-year-old Tetsu and his family are sent to the Gila River Relocation Center in Arizona where a fellow prisoner starts a baseball team, but when Tetsu's sister becomes ill and he feels responsible, he stops playing.

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  • 13 copies at Merrimack Valley Library Consortium. (Show)
  • 1 copy at Wilmington Memorial Library.

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0 current holds with 14 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Collection Status Due Date
Wilmington Memorial Library Teen Fitzmaurice (Text) Young Adult/Teen Fiction Available -
Subject: Japanese Americans > Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 > Juvenile fiction.
Gila River Relocation Center > Juvenile fiction.
Japanese Americans > Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 > Fiction.
Gila River Relocation Center > Fiction.
Baseball > Fiction.
Guilt > Fiction.
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