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Heart of a Samurai
edizioni Harry N Abrams Inc collana Harry N Abrams Inc (Hardcover), 2010
In 1841, a Japanese fishing vessel sinks. Its crew is forced to swim to a small, unknown island, where they are rescued by a passing American ship. Japan's borders remain closed to all Western nations, so the crew sets off to America, learning English on the way. Manjiro, a fourteen-year-old boy, is curious and...
In the Shadow of Blackbirds
edizioni Harry N Abrams Inc collana Harry N Abrams Inc (Hardcover), 2013
In 1918, the world seems on the verge of apocalypse. Americans roam the streets in gauze masks to ward off the deadly Spanish influenza, and the government ships young men to the front lines of a brutal war, creating an atmosphere of fear and confusion. Sixteen-year-old Mary Shelley Black watches as desperate mourners...