Wednesday, August 18, 2010
Hotel on the corner of bitter and sweet
By: Jamie Ford
Genre: Historical Drama
"Mesmerizing and evocative, a tale of conflicted loyalities and timeless devotion" Sam Gruen
"Will make you linger on the final pages, sure that even the bitterest memories and the most painful regret can yield something sweet"- Bookpage
A wartime- era Chinese- Japanese variation of Romeo and Juliet, set in 1940 Seattle. It is about a father and son, Japanese Americans in Seatlle area during WWII , its about internment camps, beauty, and sadness. Its about Jazz, its about innocent passion across racial barriers. Its about the damage caused by war...