Pearl Harbor Warriors by Dorinda Makanaonalani Nicholson and Larry Nicholson
When Pearl Harbor was attacked on Dec. 7, 1941, Dorinda Makanaonalani Nicholson and her parents were living there. Later in life she became a writer, and wrote about the attack.
This is the story of two men, first enemies, now friends, U.S. Marine bugler, Sgt. Richard Fiske, and a Japanese dive-bomber pilot, Lt. Zengi Abe.
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They build a bridge of forgiveness and understanding across the years. The book is told through letters between a grand-daughter and her grandmother.
This is one of those rare children's books that both touches the soul and informs the mind. Any reader, young or old, will come away with a renewal of the human spirit and a hope for peace and understanding between humans as well as the countries in which they live.
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