1978 - After moving in with her mother until her wedding, Patty Takeda discovers her mother's past after her mother is accused of the murder of a man from her past.
1941- Lucy Takeda, a typical 8th grader, lives in Los Angeles with her mother and father, when World War II changes her life.
Her Japanese neighborhood is rifled with rumors of war. She feels the prejudice in school. She doesn't understand, she and her family speak English, have a busi...