House of the Red Fish

eAudio - unabridged
Audio (6.53 hours)
Product Number: Z01168
Released: Mar 28, 2011
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781449898335
Narrator/s: Jeff Woodman
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Description

Winner of the Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction and the California Young Reader Medal, Graham Salisbury injects his books with the exotic color of his native Hawaii. Continuing the story begun in Under the Blood-Red Sun, House of the Red Fish returns to Honolulu one year after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. Thirteen-year-old Japanese American Tomi Nakaji must struggle to support his family after the arrest of his father and grandfather.

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RBdigital Audio - Pub Library - Childrens-Young Adult Collection
RBdigital Unlimited Audio - Pub Library - US Collection
RBdigital Audio - School - 5-8 Collection
RBdigital Audio - School - K-8 Collection
RBdigital Unlimited Audio - Pub Library - Canada Collection

All formats/editions

eBook
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Author(s): Graham Salisbury
Series:
Product Number EB00160792
Released: Dec 27, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Wendy Lamb Books
ISBN: #9780307530981
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Teacher's Guide
Author(s): Graham Salisbury
Product Number 44834
Released: Oct 30, 2006
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781428122376

Professional reviews

"One year after Pearl Harbor, 13-year-old Japanese-American Tomi Nakaji's life has been drastically changed. Father and Grandfather have been arrested without cause. The family fishing boat has been sunk, and people look with suspicion on everything Japanese. Graham Salisbury's riveting story brings a traumatic time to life. Jeff Woodman fleshes out the story, giving each character his own unique voice. Listeners identify with Tomi as he deals with prejudice and cheer his victories as he faces down a bully and develops a plan to salvage the family boat. This is historical fiction at its best, bringing an era to life and showing us that human nature isn't bound by time, place, or nationality. N.E.M. (c) AudioFile 2007, Portland, Maine"

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