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Beneath the wide silk sky  Cover Image Book Book

Beneath the wide silk sky / Emily Inouye Huey.

Inouye Huey, Emily, (author.).


With the recent death of her mother and the possibility of her family losing their farm, Samantha Sakamoto does not have space in her life for dreams, but when faced with prejudice and violence in her Washington State community after Pearl Harbor, she is determined to use her photography to document the bigotry around her.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781338789942
  • ISBN: 1338789945
  • Physical Description: 326 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc., 2022.

Content descriptions

Target Audience Note:
Ages 12 and up. Scholastic Press.
Grades 7-9. Scholastic Press.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR UG 4.4 13 520907.
Subject: Japanese American teenage girls > Juvenile fiction.
Japanese American families > Juvenile fiction.
Japanese Americans > Forced removal and internment, 1942-1945 > Juvenile fiction.
Ethnic relations > 20th century > Juvenile fiction.
Siblings > Juvenile fiction.
Father and child > Juvenile fiction.
Documentary photography > Juvenile fiction.
Washington (State) > History > 20th century > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

Available copies

  • 9 of 9 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Webb City Public. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Webb City Public Library.


  • 0 current holds with 9 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Webb City Public Library YA Huey, Emily Inouye (Text) 38262300008437 Young Adult Available -

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