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Weedflower

by Cynthia Kadohata

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Aladdin Paperbacks in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Japanese-American girls,
  • Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945,
  • Fiction,
  • Evacuation and relocation of Japanese Americans (United States : 1942-1945) fast (OCoLC)fst01801850,
  • The Forties (20th century),
  • World War (1939-1945) fast (OCoLC)fst01180924,
  • Interethnic friendship,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Japanese-Americans,
  • World War II,
  • Determination in girls,
  • Twelve-year-old girls,
  • Mohave Indians,
  • Indians of North America,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Native American boys,
  • Mass internment,
  • Preteen girls,
  • Japanese Americans,
  • History,
  • Japanese-American families

  • About the Edition

    After twelve-year-old Sumiko and her Japanese-American family are relocated from their flower farm in southern California to an internment camp on a Mojave Indian reservation in Arizona, she helps her family and neighbors, becomes friends with a local Indian boy, and tries to hold on to her dream of owning a flower shop.

    Edition Notes

    Ages 10-14.

    StatementCynthia Kadohata
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.K1166 We 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination260 pages ;
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26337383M
    ISBN 101416975667
    ISBN 109781416975663
    OCLC/WorldCa226360149

      "Weedflower" is the moving story of Japanese-Americans during WWII - - especially appropriate when the fragility of human rights is being demonstrated during yet another war. Sixth-grader Sumiko and her young brother Tak Tak were taken in by close relatives following the death of parents.5/5(5).   Weedflower - Ebook written by Cynthia Kadohata. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Weedflower/5(36).

      Weedflower (Book): Kadohata, Cynthia: After twelve-year-old Sumiko and her Japanese-American family are relocated from their flower farm in southern California to an internment camp on a Mojave Indian reservation in Arizona, she helps her family and neighbors, becomes friends with a local Indian boy, and tries to hold on to her dream of owning a flower .   Weedflower, Cynthia Kadohata, Kimberly Farr, Kids>General, >Kids, Listening Library (Audio), 6. Play Sample. Give as a Gift. Send this book as a Gift! Book Rating (2) Narrator Rating. Weedflower. Unabridged Audiobook Play it Free. With Day Free Trial. Add to Cart. Price $ Author: Cynthia Kadohata.

    Digital Book Report Weedflower BIBLIOGRAPHY "Japanese-American Relocation." A&E Television Networks. Kadohata, Cynthia. Weedflower. New York: Atheneum for Young Readers Summary of Main Events A Japanese girl named Sumiko lived with her Aunt, Uncle, little brother Tak. |a Weedflower (13 copies) -- Book discussion guide (laminated sheet) - Laminated ID tag. |a After twelve-year-old Sumiko and her Japanese-American family are relocated from their flower farm in southern California to an internment camp on a Mojave Indian reservation in Arizona, she helps her family and neighbors, becomes friends with a.


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Cynthia Kadohata is the author of the Newbery Medal–winning book Kira-Kira, the National Book Award winner The Thing About Luck, the Jane Addams Peace Award and PEN America Award winner Weedflower, Cracker!, Outside Beauty, A Million Shades of Gray, Half a World Away, Checked, A Place to Belong, and several critically acclaimed adult novels, /5(66).

ABOUT THE BOOK Twelve-year-old Sumiko lives on a flower farm in California, and dreams of owning a flower shop someday. She is the only Japanese-American girl in her class, and is often the victim of bigotry, but she feels tranquil when she is among the Edition: Reprint.

Weedflower book   Weedflower is the story of Sumiko, a Japanese-American born in America. She and her brother live with her grandfather, aunt, uncle, and cousins after the death of their parents.

Weedflower is the story of how her family struggled with discrimination and mistrust during World War II/5. Cynthia Kadohata is the author of the Newbery Medal–winning book Kira-Kira, the National Book Award winner The Thing About Luck, the Jane Addams Peace Award and PEN America Award winner Weedflower, Cracker!, Outside Beauty, A Million Shades of Gray, Half a World Away, Checked, Place to Belong, and several critically acclaimed adult novels, including /5(61).

In WEEDFLOWER, Newbery Medal-winning author Cynthia Kadohata first seems to offer a sad but familiar story about families forced into internment camps. However, she finds a fresh angle by juxtaposing the prejudice against Japanese-Americans with ongoing discrimination of Native Americans on the reservation "hosting" the camp.4/5.

Weedflower, Cynthia Kadohata’s historical young adult fiction, is narrated by twelve-year-old Japanese-American Sumiko, whose family struggles with their multinational identity throughout World War II and America’s bitter, paranoid relationship with Japan. An illustration of an open Weedflower book.

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Publication date Pages: Twelve-year-old Sumiko feels her life has been made up of two parts: before Pearl Harbor and after it. The good part and the bad part. Raised on a flower farm in California, Sumiko is used to being the only Japanese girl in her class. Even when the other kids tease her, she always has had her flowers and family to go hAuthor: Cynthia Kadohata.

going to write a book of all his theories. Sometimes Sumiko slipped a #1 flower into the splits because she felt sorry for the poor dead people who were getting defective flowers. Weedflower was author Cynthia Kadohata's second young adult novel, after the Newbery Medal winning Kira-Kira.

As the novel begins, Sumiko Matsuda is in the sixth grade. She and her almost six-year-old brother Tak-Tak had been orphaned years. Weedflower is the story of the rewards and challenges of a friendship across the racial divide, as well as the based-on-real-life story of how the meeting of Japanese Americans and Native Americans changed the future of both.5/5(1).

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Sumiko is the only Japanese student in her sixth grade class, and she often feels lonely and isolated at school. Cynthia Kadohata is the author of the Newbery Medal-winning book Kira-Kira, the Jane Addams Peace Award and Pen USA Award winner Weedflower, Cracker!, Outside Beauty and several critically acclaimed adult novels, including The Floating : Atheneum Books for Young Readers.

But then she meets a young Mohave boy who might just become her first real friend if he can ever stop being angry about the fact that the internment camp is on his tribe's searing insight and clarity, Newbery Medal-winning author Cynthia Kadohata explores an important and painful topic through the eyes of a young girl who yearns to belong.

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Weedflower by Kadohata, : Weedflower Quiz. STUDY. Flashcards. Learn. Write. Spell. Test. PLAY. Match. Gravity. Created by. cvogel for final test. Terms in this set (64) Chap What is Sumiko so excited about in the first two chapters.

What does she do in the book that shows she is excited. She got invited to a party. She runs around to tell her family and. Weedflower is based on the experiences of Cynthia Kadohata's father living in a Japanese internment camp after the bombing of Pearl Harbor. Main character, Sumiko tends the flower fields on her family's farm/5(40).

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Search this site. Historical Background. Bibliography. Character's Journey. External. Internal. Story V.S. Reality. Summary. Characters. Conflict. Setting. Themes. Courage. Cultural Pride. Hope. Identity. Sitemap. Summary‎ > ‎ Characters. Sumiko is the main character in the book, she is a Japanese girl.

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