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The Resource Hotel on the corner of bitter and sweet : a novel, Jamie Ford

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

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Hotel on the corner of bitter and sweet : a novel
Title
Hotel on the corner of bitter and sweet
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Jamie Ford
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
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Title
Hotel on the corner of bitter and sweet
Creator
Summary
When artifacts from Japanese families sent to internment camps during World War II are uncovered during renovations at a Seattle hotel, Henry Lee embarks on a quest that leads to memories of growing up Chinese in a city rife with anti-Japanese sentiment
Subject
Genre
Story line
Tone
Award
  • Asian Pacific American Award for Literature: Adult Fiction, 2010.
  • Montana Book Award, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
289398
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3606.O737
LC item number
H68 2009
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
850
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleStatement
Jamie Ford
Hotel on the corner of bitter and sweet : a novel, Jamie Ford

Library Locations

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