It is 1941 in rural California. Paula Harmon and Ken Nishimura have been friends and neighbours for as long as they can remember. But around them racial tension mounts as World War II intensifies and culminates in the bombing of Pearl Harbor. Suddenly, Ken and his family are considered enemies in their own country. Paula and Ken’s friendship is tested and their lives changed forever in the horrifying events that follow.
Nitty Gritty Novels Series 2
An exciting new series of chapter books from New Zealand and International authors. Develop your students' critical literacy skills and challenge their thinking with Nitty Gritty Novels - high-interest, rich texts, targeted at young adolescents.
Into the Hinterland, Shaw ISBN: 9781869705909
Island Bound, Loughead ISBN: 9781869705879
Lost, Lockyer ISBN: 9781869705930
My Summer of Lions, Taylor ISBN: 9781869705855
One Wheel Drive, Gardner ISBN: 9781869705862
Ride of the Katipo, Duval ISBN: 9781869705961
Run, Aksomitis ISBN: 9781869705923
Sign of a Warrior, Hills ISBN: 9781869705954
Silverstream, Sullivan ISBN: 9781869705893
Spiral Chrysalis, The, Maclean, ISBN: 9781869705886
This Land We Call Home, Lohans ISBN: 9781869705916
Nitty Gritty Series 2 Teacher Resource Book, ISBN: 9781869705978