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Author Parenteau, Shirley, author.

Title Dolls of war / Shirley Parenteau.

Edition First edition.
Publication Info. Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2017.
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Juvenile Fiction  J PARENTEA    AVAILABLE
 Naper Blvd. Juvenile Fiction  J PARENTEA    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Juvenile Fiction  J PARENTEA    AVAILABLE
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Description 310 pages ; 21 cm.
Series A friendship dolls book ; 03.
Parenteau, Shirley. Friendship dolls book ; 03.
Summary In 1941, eleven-year-old Macy James lives near the Oregon coast with her father, the director of a small museum. Miss Tokyo, one of fifty-eight exquisite friendship dolls given to America by Japan in 1926, is part of the museum's collection and one of Macy's most treasured connections to her mother, who recently passed away. When the Japanese bomb Pearl Harbor, many of Macy's neighbors demand that Miss Tokyo be destroyed. When her brother joins the Navy and devastating news from the war begins to pour in, Macy starts having doubts--does remaining loyal to Miss Tokyo mean being disloyal to America? Bringing the story of the Friendship Dolls forward to World War II, Shirley Parenteau delivers another thoughtful historical novel inspired by a little-known true event.
Subject Girls -- Oregon -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction.
Dolls -- Japan -- Juvenile fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Oregon -- Juvenile fiction.
Historical fiction -- Juvenile fiction.
Dolls -- Juvenile fiction.
ISBN 0763690694
9780763690694
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