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Beneath the wide silk sky  Cover Image Book Book

Beneath the wide silk sky / Emily Inouye Huey.

Inouye Huey, Emily, (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781338789942
  • ISBN: 1338789945
  • Physical Description: 326 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc., 2022.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
With the recent death of her mother and the possibility of her family losing their farm, Samantha Sakamoto does not have space in her life for dreams, but when faced with prejudice and violence in her Washington State community after Pearl Harbor, she is determined to use her photography to document the bigotry around her.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 12 and up. Scholastic Press.
Grades 7-9. Scholastic Press.
Subject: Japanese American teenage girls > Juvenile fiction.
Japanese American families > Juvenile fiction.
Japanese Americans > Forced removal and internment, 1942-1945 > Juvenile fiction.
Ethnic relations > 20th century > Juvenile fiction.
Siblings > Juvenile fiction.
Father and child > Juvenile fiction.
Documentary photography > Juvenile fiction.
Washington (State) > History > 20th century > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

Available copies

  • 5 of 8 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Cass County.


  • 0 current holds with 8 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Cass County Library-Harrisonville YA INO 2022 (Text) 0002205423565 Young Adult Fiction Reshelving -
Cass County Library-Pleasant Hill YA INO 2022 (Text) 0002205423573 Young Adult Fiction Available -

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