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Author Fitzmaurice, Kathryn.
Title A diamond in the desert / Kathryn Fitzmaurice.
Pub Info New York : Viking Children's Books, 2012.
book jacket
 Orleans-Children's Room  J FICTION FITZ     AVAILABLE
Descript 258 p. ; 22 cm.
Note Accelerated Reader MG 5.0 4 4 150059
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 255).
Summary 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.
Audience Ages: 10 and up.
Subject Gila River Relocation Center -- Juvenile fiction.
Gila River Relocation Center -- Fiction.
Guilt -- Juvenile fiction.
Japanese Americans -- Forced removal and internment, 1942-1945 -- Juvenile fiction.
Siblings -- Juvenile fiction.
Indian reservations -- Juvenile fiction.
Baseball -- Fiction.
Guilt -- Fiction.
Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 -- Fiction.
Brothers and sisters -- Fiction.
Indian reservations -- Fiction.
Arizona -- Juvenile fiction.
Arizona -- Fiction.
Genre Baseball stories.
Subject Siblings -- Juvenile fiction.
Family members -- Juvenile fiction.
ISBN 9780670012923
Stndrd # 9780670012923
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