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Hotel on the corner of bitter and sweet : a novel / Jamie Ford.

Ford, Jamie. (Author).

Summary

Summary:

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.

Item details

  • ISBN: 9780345505347
  • ISBN: 0345505344
  • ISBN: 9780345505347
  • Physical Description: 301 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Edition: Ballantine Trade pbk. ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 2009.

Contents / Notes

General Note:
Includes A reader's guide (p. [291]-301).
Subject: Fathers and sons > Fiction.
Japanese Americans > Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 > Fiction.
Widowers > Fiction.
Seattle (Wash.) > Fiction.
Evacuation and relocation of Japanese Americans (United States : 1942-1945)
Japanese Americans.
Fathers and sons.
Widowers.
Washington (State) > Seattle.
Genre: Historical fiction.
Fiction.
Historical fiction.
Historical fiction.
Novela histórica.

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