Bibliographic Information: Mochizuki, K. (1993). Baseball saved us. New York: Lee & Low Books.
Annotation: This book is about how a young boy growing up in a Japanese internment camp learns to play baseball.
Genre: Fiction (Historical)
Grade Level: 2nd-3rd grade
Readers who would like this: Readers who enjoy stories about history and sports.
Rating and Response: I would rate this book 4/4. It was a great story and really talked about the history in the story without being too much for young readers to understand.
Text-Dependent Questions: What did the man in the guard tower do when “Shorty” hit the ball?