Jimmy Tsutomu Mirikitani, whose artwork is featured in the film "The Cats of Mirikitani," is pictured with Loriene Honda's son Kai Honda-Scully, now a 12-year-old sixth-grader at César Chávez Elementary School in Davis. Courtesy photo
Jimmy Tsutomu Mirikitani's cat artwork will be featured in Loriene Honda's upcoming children's book, "The Cat Who Chose to Dream." Courtesy photo
Loriene Honda looks over her father's yearbook, which chronicles, among other things, the time he spent in a World War II internment camp. Fred Gladdis/Enterprise photo
Loriene Honda, a Davis child psychologist, is writing a children's book featuring artwork by Jimmy Tsutomu Mirikitani, a World War II internment camp survivor. The book is focused on the internment camp experience and ways in which children can be helped to overcome trauma. Honda's own father was orphaned as a young teen in the Manzanar internment camp. Fred Gladdis/Enterprise photo

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