The Children of Topaz: The Story of a Japanese American Internment Camp
By Michael O. Tunnel & George W. & ChilcoatReading Level: Late Elementary School, Middle School, High School
Genre: Non Fiction
Publisher: Holiday House 1996
The diary entries of children from one particular class in an internment camp in Topaz, Utah, reveal what daily life was like for students. The entries are placed in historical context, and are accompanied by many photographs illustrating the experiences of these students and other Japanese Americans.