This gorgeously illustrated picture book tells the story of a young Japanese boy who loses his dad in a tsunami.
This is a book about what home means to us―and that there are many different correct answers.
When Yoshitsune was just a baby, his father went to war with a rival samurai family and lost. His father was killed, his mother captured, and his surviving half-brother banished. Yoshitsune was sent away to live in a monastery.
During a hospital stay after a serious traffic accident, nine-year-old Rose worries about her own injuries and the condition of her father and younger sister and comes to terms with her mother’s death.