Hotel on the corner of bitter and sweet : A Novel. / Jamie Ford.
- ISBN: 9780345512505 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2009.
|Summary, etc.:|| "Sentimental, heartfelt....the exploration of Henry's changing relationship with his family and with Keiko will keep most readers turning pages...A timely debut that not only reminds readers of a shameful episode in American history, but cautions us to examine the present and take heed we don't repeat those injustices."-- Kirkus Reviews"A tender and satisfying novel set in a time and a place lost forever, Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet gives us a glimpse of the damage that is caused by war--not the sweeping damage of the battlefield, but the cold, cruel damage to the hearts and humanity of individual people. Especially relevant in today's world, this is a beautifully written book that will make you think. And, more importantly, it will make you feel." -- Garth Stein, New York Times bestselling author of The Art of Racing in the Rain"Jamie Ford's first novel explores the age-old conflicts...
|Target Audience Note:|| Text Difficulty 4 - Text Difficulty 5
UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
5.7 ATOS Level
|Reproduction Note:|| Electronic reproduction. New York : Ballantine Books, 2009. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1528 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2429 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
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