American Prisoner of War
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 9781368054164, 144pp.
Publication Date: October 15, 2019
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based on true events, is brought to life by Matt Faulkner's cinematic illustrations, which reveal Koji struggling to find his place in a tumultuous world-one where he is a prisoner of war in his own country.
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Praise For Gaijin: American Prisoner of War…
"Powerful . . . Matt Faulkner tells his tale with fierce graphics and moving delicacy."—George Takei
"Amazing art and a moving story drew me into this compelling, historically important graphic novel."—Graham Salisbury, author of Under the Blood-Red Sun, winner of the Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction
"Matt Faulkner has crafted a beautifully drawn novel that simmers with rage."—Matt Phelan, author-illustrator of The Storm in the Barn, winner of the Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction
"This is an important book that should be in every collection."—VOYA
"An accessible account about a dark-and still too-little-known-moment in American history."—Kirkus Reviews
"Vivid and compelling."—Horn Book