The Coming of the Bear

The Coming of the Bear

by Lensey Namioka
     
 

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Zenta and Matsuzo's boat arrives at the shore of an island populated by round-eyed Ainu people. Although they seem friendly, Zenta and Matsuzo soon learn that they are prisoners!

After fleeing to the Japanese settlement on another part of the island, Zenta and Matsuzo discover that the Japanese are making preparations for war. With conflicting views on the

Overview

Zenta and Matsuzo's boat arrives at the shore of an island populated by round-eyed Ainu people. Although they seem friendly, Zenta and Matsuzo soon learn that they are prisoners!

After fleeing to the Japanese settlement on another part of the island, Zenta and Matsuzo discover that the Japanese are making preparations for war. With conflicting views on the matter, Zenta and Matsuzo part ways. Can they prevent the battle or will they find themselves fighting one another?

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780060202897
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
04/01/1992
Edition description:
1st ed
Pages:
192
Age Range:
12 Years

Meet the Author

Lensey Namioka was born in Beijing, China and moved to the US with her family when she was eight. A graduate of Radcliffe College and the University of California in Berkeley, Ms. Namioka lives in Seattle, WA.

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