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Daughter of Moloka'i

Author: Alan Brennert
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2019. ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First U.S. editionView all editions and formats
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Rachel Kalama was quarantined for most of her life at the isolated leprosy settlement of Kalaupapa-- and forced to give up her daughter at birth. Ruth is taken to the Kapi'olani Home for Girls in Honolulu, and adopted by a Japanese couple who raise her on a farm in California. During World War II Ruth and her husband suffer internment at Manzanar Relocation Camp. After the war, she receives a letter from Rachel. As  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Brennert
ISBN: 9781250137661 1250137667
OCLC Number: 1031918233
Description: 308 pages : map ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Alan Brennert.

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The highly anticipated sequel to Alan Brennert's acclaimed book club favourite, and national bestseller, Moloka'i.  Read more...

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2019 LibraryReads PICK - Austin Women's NINE BOOKS ON OUR SUMMER READING LIST - BookBub's 12 HISTORICAL FICTION NOVELS WE LOVED IN 2019"This captivating novel beautifully depicts both Hawaiian and Read more...

 
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