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Moloka'i

Author: Alan Brennert
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, [2004], ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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Dreaming of far-off lands away from her loving 1890s Honolulu home, seven-year-old Rachel is forcibly removed from her family when she contracts leprosy and is placed in a settlement, where she loses a series of new friends before new medical discoveries enable her reentry into the world.
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Genre/Form: Biographical fiction
Fiction
Psychological fiction
Medical novels
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Brennert
ISBN: 9780312304355 0312304358 9780312304348 031230434X
OCLC Number: 1003652063
Description: 389 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Alan Brennert.
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Rachel Kalama is part of a big, loving Hawaiian family and dreams of seeing far-off lands. But at the age of seven, Rachel's dreams are shattered by the discovery that she has leprosy. Forcibly  Read more...

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"A generous portrait of a brave full life in a beautiful land that's both prison and refuge. Alan Brennert has brought eighty years of little-known history to engrossingly specific life--as inspiring Read more...

 
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