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My Brother, My Sister, and I


    About The Book

    The author of the critically acclaimed SO FAR FROM THE BAMBOO GROVE continues her autobiography, describing the hardships, poverty, tragedies, and struggles of life for her and her two older siblings, living as refugees in post-World War II Japan.

    About The Author

    Yoko Kawashima Watkins received The Courage of Conscience Award from the Peace Abbey in Sherborn, Massachusetts, which cited her as an "inspiration to young people throughout America and the world.

    Product Details

    • Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (April 1, 1996)
    • Length: 224 pages
    • ISBN13: 9780689806568
    • Grades: 7 and up
    • Ages: 12 - 99
    • Fountas & Pinnell™ V These books have been officially leveled by using the F&P Text Level Gradient™ Leveling System

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    Awards and Honors

    • ALA Best Books For Young Adults
    • CBC/NCSS Notable Children's Book in Social Studies
    • New York Times Outstanding Children's Books of The Year
    • Judy Lopez Memorial Award Honor Book

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