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My nest of silence  Cover Image Book Book

My nest of silence / written and illustrated by Matt Faulkner.


A graphic novel/prose hybrid which tells the story of a young Japanese American man who leaves his family in the Manzanar internment camp to fight in the European theater during World War II, and of his ten-year-old sister who, frustrated over her brother risking his life for the government that imprisoned them, decides to stop talking until he returns.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781534477629
  • Physical Description: 373 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, [2022]
Subject: Japanese Americans > Forced removal and internment, 1942-1945 > Juvenile fiction.
Manzanar War Relocation Center > Juvenile fiction.
Brothers and sisters > Juvenile fiction.
World War, 1939-1945 > Juvenile fiction.
Selective mutism > Juvenile fiction.
Japanese Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.
Graphic novels.

Available copies

  • 1 of 2 copies available at Consortium of Ohio Libraries. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Community Library (Sunbury).


  • 0 current holds with 2 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Community Library (Sunbury) YA Fau (Text) 30210313157892 New Books Checked out 01/03/2023

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