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Title:
Snow Falling on Cedars
Annotation:
Bound by love, but torn between two cultures, Hatsue and Ishmael struggle to make sense of the world in their small, isolated Pacific Northwestern community. Against the backdrop of World War II and the Japanese internment camp experience, this novel explores issues of racial bias, hatred, love, and loyalty.
Copyright:
1994
Original Copyright:
Translator:
Author:
David Guterson
Illustrator:
Grade Level Span:
9-12
Language:
English
Genre:
Historical Fiction
Classification:
Culture:
Multicultural
Topic:
English-Language Arts/General
Discipline:
History/Social Science
History/Social Science Standards:
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