Susan Aihoshi

Torn Apart

Links

For more information about Scholastic Canada's Dear Canada series, visit:
http://www.scholastic.ca/dearcanada/

Read more about Mary Kobayashi's life in the internment camp in Scholastic Canada's anthology, A Time for Giving. The short story, "Dear Sachi," looks at more of Mary's challenges while living in the remote B.C. interior.

A great resource for information about the Japanese Canadian community in the past as well as today, the Nikkei National Museum and Cultural Centre in Burnaby, B.C. has a good selection of children's books about and by Japanese Canadian and American authors:
http://centre.nikkeiplace.org/category/shop/books/children-and-youth/

The Virtual Museum of Canada has a fascinating online exhibit about the famed Asahi baseball team that played in British Columbia until 1941:
http://www.virtualmuseum.ca/sgc-cms/expositions-exhibitions/asahi/index2.php?loc=en-CA