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Love in the library  Cover Image Book Book

Love in the library / Maggie Tokuda-Hall.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781536204308
  • ISBN: 1536204307
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2022.

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Summary, etc.:
"After the bombing of Pearl Harbor, Tama is sent to live in a War Relocation Center in the desert...Trying not to think of the life she once had, she works in the camp's tiny library...And she isn't the only one. George waits each morning by the door, hisarms piled with books checked out the day before. As their friendship grows, Tama wonders: Can anyone possibly read so much? Is she the reason George comes to the library every day?"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Japanese Americans > Forced removal and internment, 1942-1945 > Juvenile fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Japanese Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Japanese Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Internment camps > Juvenile fiction.
Libraries > Juvenile fiction.
Love > Juvenile fiction.
Picture books > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Picture books.

Available copies

  • 6 of 11 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at North Kansas City.


  • 0 current holds with 11 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
North Kansas City Public Library JE TOK (Text) 0001002421319 JUV Easy New Available -

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