Hotel on the corner of bitter and sweet : a novel

Jamie Ford.

This debut novel tells a heartwarming story of fathers and sons, first loves, fate, and the resilient human heart. Set in the ethnic neighborhoods of Seattle during World War II and Japanese American internment camps of the era, the times and places are brought to life (Jim Tomlinson, author of "Things Kept, Things Left Behind").


Erica JesonisPosted June 5, 2009

I'm a big fan of historical fiction because I enjoy reading fiction and learning about the past at the same time. Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet was one of the best works of historical fiction I've read in a long time - before reading this ...

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