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Author: David Guterson; Alexandria Library (Alexandria, Va.)
Publisher: Alexandria, Va. : Alexandria Library, 2007-
Series: Book clubs to go.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Kit : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In Washington State, the trial of Kabuo Miyomoto, a Japanese-American fisherman accused of murdering another fisherman, Carl Heine. The prosecution charges the murder was committed as revenge for the Heine family taking Miyomoto's land at the outbreak of World War II and the novel traces the different reaction of the white and yellow communities. By the author of The Country Ahead of Us, the Country Behind.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Legal stories
Material Type: Fiction, Kit
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Guterson; Alexandria Library (Alexandria, Va.)
ISBN: 0151001006 9780151001002 0151004439 9780151004430
OCLC Number: 137281473
Notes: Discussion guide contains tips for starting a book club, review(s), author biography, discussion questions and a list of available titles.
For use by: Book discussion groups in Alexandria City libraries.
Description: 1 tote bag + 1 resource guide; 8-10 books.
Contents: Introduction --
Tips for starting a book club --
About the author --
Discussion questions --
Review(s) --
Available titles.
Series Title: Book clubs to go.
Other Titles: Book clubs to go : Snow falling on cedars
Book clubs to go
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A powerful tale of the Pacific Northwest in the 1950s, reminiscent of To Kill a Mockingbird. Courtroom drama, love story, and war novel, this is the epic tale of a young Japanese-American and the man  Read more...

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"Compelling . . . heart-stopping. Finely wrought, flawlessly written."-the New York Times Book Review "Luminous . . . a beautifully assured and full-bodied novel [that] becomes a tender examination Read more...

 
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