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The East-West House: Noguchi's Childhood in Japan

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4.3 out of 5
Based on 35 Ratings and 19 Reviews

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Isamu was a boy of the East and the West. Born in the United States to a Japanese father and Scotch-Irish American mother, Isamu grew up in Japan. From his earliest years he felt the tug of his biracial heritage, never quite fitting in or thinking he belonged. Pleasure came, however, from the natural world. Color, light, and shadow. Earth, wood, and stone. Working with these forms of nat... More
Book Information
PublisherLee & Low Books
BindingHardcover (2 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
ISBN-101600603637
ISBN-13978-1600603631
Publication Date08/01/2009
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About Christy Hale (Author, Illustrator) : Christy Hale is an illustrator, designer, art director and writer. As a young child she liked to draw on tiny pads of paper. She tore off these “illustrations” and tucked them inside books along s... more
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