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Caged Eagles

by Eric Walters
edition: Paperback
  • age: 12
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: military & wars, friendship, prejudice & racism

When Canada went to war with Japan following the bombing of Pearl Harbour, Canadians of Japanese descent were declared "Enemy Aliens." Without recourse of any kind, they were forced to leave their homes along with the British Columbia coast, their possessions were sold, and their rights as citizens denied. Caged Eagles follows fourteen-year-old Tad …

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War of the Eagles

by Eric Walters
edition: Paperback
  • age: 12
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: military & wars, friendship, prejudice & racism

During WWII, Jed’s English father serves as a fighter pilot overseas, while Jed and his mother move back to her Tsimshian community on Canada's west coast. When the military sets up a naval base in town, Jed is hired to help out, honored it seems, for both his father's bravery and his own native skills as a hunter. Presented with a military jack …

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