EBOOK or EPUB (Hiroshima No Pika) Ñ Toshi Maruki
free download ↠ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ã Toshi MarukiI started out eading This Book For My book for my s lit class at PSU What first drew me to this book was the fact that it was about Hiroshima and me being half japanese I wanted to see what they wrote down I mean other than japanese japanese americans and history enthusiast who knows a lot about what actually happened that day in Japan I know a few people could tell me the
of the bomb that hit and what day but how did those people feel what actually happened to these peopleIt an amazing well written book from a point of view of a 7 year old japanese girl She started out her boring like any other morning when the bomb hit It goes into some graphic stuff which would be hard for me if I had children to sho I had to ead this Japanese picture book for my International Children s Literature class It s like medicine good for you but not enjoyable It s the story of a small family s experience when the atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima The pictures are very graphic as the bomb did with everyone s clothes Not only is everyone naked but the images are unnatural warped I am glad I ead it however because I gained insight into the effects of the bomb on the citizens of Hiroshima Reading this book also caused me to think about the morality of the atom bomb itself and that led to great discussions with my hu. The heartbreaking experiences of 7 year old Mii and her parents which began at 815 AM August 6 1945 when the atomic bom. Sband My problem with thisname of the bomb that hit and what day but how did those people feel what actually happened to these peopleIt
"book is that "is that author chose to share this story in a picture book format and states in the back of the book that her audience is children This book is not appropriate for young children
I wouldn t want any child younger than at least 8 to look at this book andwouldn t want any child younger than at least 8 to look at this book and then most children are out of the picture book stage This non fiction picture book is intended for upper age elementary students A sudden terrible light flashed all around The light was bright orange then white like thousands of lightning bolts all striking at once That is the way Maruki describes the apocalyptic explosion The atomic bombs dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki are uite possibly two of the most horrific events in the history of the world and Hiroshima No Pika takes on the sensitive subject by emembering what happened in gripping and graphic fashion This little book is much better than my three stars express it s just that it left me with a feeling of wrong wrong wrong The format is perhaps for 3 5 year olds But the contents is definitely not it s the horrors of Hiroshima that day in August in 1945 and I wouldn t show that to such small children Maybe it s a children s book for adults I liked the illustrations And the story is every bit as heartbreaking as the Barefoot Gen comics about which I m passionate by. B Little Boy was dropped on the city of Gen comics about which I m passionate by. B Little Boy was dropped on the city of A forceful statement of the need for nuclear disarmamentPublishers We. ,
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"the fact that "fact that are terrible and nuclear bombs are even terrible and that what happened to Hiroshima and Nagasaki s populations was unbelievably awful But is that all there is to say on the subject Was there a Why There definitely was Does the Why eally justify what happened I don t have the answer to that there is way too much history and explaination into it for me to judge especially since I don t know the different positions very well But I know that there is a huge discourse around it and a book for 3 year olds which focuses exclusively on the immense suffering of the population of Hiroshima doesn t even begin to cover it I do believe it s important But I think the genre and target group here is
out of line way out of line thisof line way out of line This group here is out of line way out of line This was discussed in my children s lit class as an example of how picture books are a FORMAT not a GENRE in that there is nothing inherently cute or heart warming about a picture book In fact this book is uite brutal Maruki s art is heavy animated and a bit overwhelming at times in a way that is uite effective While the atomic bomb is not a fun topic of conversation it is an important one Young people should be taught about the disastrous effects of such devastating violence and this is the book to do that. Ekly An extremely important book that should be bought and discussed with children in homes schools and librariesBookli.