Black Dog Books
Darcy is researching the war experience of her great grandfather, who was a prisoner of war on the Japanese ship Montevideo Maru. The family refuses to talk about what happened. Darcy’s best friend is researching her great grandfather who is Japanese. Family secrets and mystery over four generations is finally resolved as the long-lasting impact of war is acknowledged.
Conflict, Family, History, Racial identity, War
Upper primary, Secondary
English, Geography, HASS, History, ACELA1500, ACELA1502, ACELT1608, ACELT1609, ACELT1610, ACELT1612, ACELA1515, ACELA1518, ACELT1613, ACELT1614, ACHASSK134, ACHASSK135, ACHASSK136, ACHASSK137