My Hiroshima

Title My Hiroshima
Names Morimoto, Junko.
Book Number DB033285
Title Status Download Only
Medium Digital Book
Annotation The author was born in Hiroshima, Japan. Hiroshima was a beautiful city facing the sea and surrounded by green mountains, with seven lovely rivers flowing through it. On the morning of August 6, 1945, an atomic bomb was dropped on the city and all was destroyed. Over the next five years 200,000 people would die from the effects of that bomb. The author shares her childhood memories of her city and its destruction. For grades 2-4 and older readers.
Narrator Byers, Catherine.
Local Subject History, United States - HUS
Juvenile Book - JU
History - HST
Juvenile Non-Fiction - JN
Audience Notes Female narrator.
For grades 2-4.
LC Subject Hiroshima-shi (Japan) - History - Bombardment, 1945 - Personal narratives - Juvenile literature
Call Number j940.5425 JNF
Language English
Released 1990
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 1990
Original Publication Recorded from: 1st American ed. New York : Viking, 1990.
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