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Author: Alan Brennert; Ali Ahn
Publisher: Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books ; [Prince Frederick, Md.] : [Distributed by] OneClick Digital, 2011, ℗2009.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : Fiction : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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When a young Korean girl known as Regret leaves her homeland for a better life in Hawaii, as a "picture bride," she expects to find prosperity and a chance at education. But the rich husband she is promised turns out to be a poor plantation worker with drinking and gambling problems, and the girl now known as Jin is forced to seek her own path. Joining with her fellow picture brides to start a business, Jin must  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Domestic fiction
Historical fiction
Downloadable audio books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Brennert, Alan.
Honolulu.
Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, ℗2009
(CtWfDGI)rbc00004852
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Brennert; Ali Ahn
ISBN: 9781456108878 1456108875
OCLC Number: 744535775
Notes: Downloadable audio file.
Title from title screen (viewed Mar. 3, 2011).
Performer(s): Narrated by Ali Ahn.
Description: 1 online resource (1 sound file (15 hr., 30 min.))
Responsibility: Alan Brennert.
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When a young Korean girl known as Regret leaves her homeland for a better life in Hawaii, as a "picture bride," she expects to find prosperity and a chance at education. But the rich husband she is promised turns out to be a poor plantation worker with drinking and gambling problems, and the girl now known as Jin is forced to seek her own path. Joining with her fellow picture brides to start a business, Jin must shed her naieveté and overcome prejudice to succeed in this foreign land.

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