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

Label
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
  • 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
Member of
Cataloging source
IMmBT
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Ford, Jamie
Dewey number
813/.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3606.O737
LC item number
H68 2009d
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Random House reader's circle
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fathers and sons
  • Japanese Americans
  • Widowers
  • Seattle (Wash.)
Label
Hotel on the corner of bitter and sweet : a novel, Jamie Ford
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Ballantine Books, c2009
  • Includes reading group guide
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
2009 Ballantine trade pbk. ed.
Extent
301 p.
Isbn
9780345505347
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • bl2009029404
  • 492567
Label
Hotel on the corner of bitter and sweet : a novel, Jamie Ford
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Ballantine Books, c2009
  • Includes reading group guide
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
2009 Ballantine trade pbk. ed.
Extent
301 p.
Isbn
9780345505347
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • bl2009029404
  • 492567

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