Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford - "Set in the ethnic neighborhoods of Seattle during World War II and Japanese American internment camps, this debut novel tells the story of widower Henry Lee, his father, and his first love Keiko.
Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford. An awesome insight into the lives of those Japanese Americans affected by World War II Internment Camps. My husband's grandfather and his family suffered the injustice of this as well.
Through a series of poems, a young girl chronicles the life-changing year of when she, her mother, and her brothers leave Vietnam and resettle in Alabama. Newbery Honor Book and National Book Award Winner.