Baseball Saved Us

Bias, Discrimination & Hate
People, Identity & Culture
Race & Racism
Author(s):
Ken Mochizuki
Illustrator(s):
Dom Lee
Age Group:
6-12
Publisher:
Lee & Low Books
ISBN:
978-1880000199
Year:
Bias, Discrimination & Hate
People, Identity & Culture
Race & Racism

When a Japanese-American boy and his family are interned in a camp during WWII, they decide to combat their depression by building a baseball field. During a game the boy channels his humiliation—both from being a prisoner and from being a bad player—to anger, giving him the strength to hit a game-winning home run.

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