Hotel on the corner of bitter and sweet: a novel

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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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2009
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Fathers and sons -- Fiction
Historical fiction
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Seattle (Wash.) -- Fiction
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Hotel on the corner of bitter and sweet : a novel
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Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945
Fathers and sons
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Historical Fiction
Japanese Americans
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