Hotel on the corner of bitter and sweet: A Novel

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ISBN:
9780345505347
9780345512505
9781415962107
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 5.7, 15 Points
Lexile measure:
850L
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display_description 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. 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.
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subject_facet Book club kit, Fathers and sons -- Fiction, Historical fiction, Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 -- Fiction, Seattle (Wash.) -- Fiction, Widowers -- Fiction
title_display Hotel on the corner of bitter and sweet : a novel
title_full Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet A Novel, Hotel on the corner of bitter and sweet : a novel / Jamie Ford
title_short Hotel on the corner of bitter and sweet :
title_sub A Novel
topic_facet Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945, Fathers and sons, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Japanese Americans, Literature, Widowers