This book was a heartbreaking tale in which we as a nation were engulfed in World War II and it deals with a part native man whose father is fighting in Europe against Germany. His mother a native lady who works in the camp set up near their home as a cook.
It is shameful part of history and is a first book to Caged Eagles. This is one of the most amazing books as it shows the friendship you make and how they can endure anything.
Jed is a powerful character who seems to have issues with being half in one world and half in another.
His unlikely friendship with Japanese Canadian Toshi is one that is laudable especially when the issues from that time were not to trust Japanese.
A wonderful look at life during a troubled time from a teens perspective. Truly a matter of historical fiction.