The Girl with the White Flag Summary
Tomiko Higa

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The Girl with the White Flag Summary

"The Girl With the White Flag" is the autobiographical account of Tomiko Higa's childhood on the war-torn island of Okinawa during World War II.

Tomiko's family has lived on the island of Okinawa for a long time. She is the youngest of nine children, and her family is well-respected because it descended from the samurai in service to the king. Tomiko's mother dies in 1944, when Tomiko is just six. Two of Tomiko's sisters...

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