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Hotel on the corner of bitter and sweet : a novel

Author: Jamie Ford
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Set in the ethnic neighborhoods of Seattle during World War II and Japanese American internment camps of the era, this debut novel tells the heartwarming story of widower Henry Lee, his father, and his first love Keiko Okabe.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jamie Ford
ISBN: 9780345505330 0345505336 9780345505347 0345505344
OCLC Number: 229027205
Description: 290 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Jamie Ford.

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Set in the ethnic neighborhoods of Seattle during World War II and Japanese American internment camps of the era, this debut novel tells the heartwarming story of widower Henry Lee, his father, and his first love Keiko Okabe.

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by washingtonstatelibrary (WorldCat user published 2009-10-16) Excellent Permalink

This debut novel is a stunning story of innocence and romance in Seattle during the war-torn period of World War II. The plot has many layers, and gives us an honest portrayal of both the sentiments and dealings that were pervasive in the years after Pearl Harbor. It is a tale of family, friendship...
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