Barbed Wire Baseball is a book about Japanese American baseball player Kenich Zenimura. This is a story about how he built a baseball field from scratch in Gila River Japanese internment camp during WW2, bringing hopes and dreams to people even during the toughest of times.
This is a very first children’s book I have illustrated. Published April 2013 from Abrams Books.
Written by Marissa Moss, editor: Howard Reeves, AD: Chad Beckerman
awards and recognitions: American Illustration 31 (2012), Communication Arts Illustration Annual 2013, Junior Library Guild Selection (Spring Season, 2013)