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Makai (Bluestreak)

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A Chinese-Hawaiian woman explores racial tension and cultural norms through passionate friendship and family tragedy.

"Tyau writes graceful and nuanced prose, and she proves to be a perceptive observer of her character's shifting emotions. This novel does indeed resound sweetly." —Julie Gray, The New York Times Book Review

About the Author

Kathleen Tyau is the author of A LITTLE TOO MUCH IS ENOUGH, winner of the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association Award, and is an 1997 NEA recipient. She is an accomplished handweaver and an avid bluegrass musician. Tyau grew up on the Hawaiian island of Oahu and now lives on a tree farm in Oregon with her husband.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780807083451
Author:
Tyau, Kathleen
Publisher:
Beacon Press
Location:
Boston
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Hawaii
Subject:
Florida
Subject:
General Fiction
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Bluestreak
Series Volume:
99-002
Publication Date:
September 2000
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
304
Dimensions:
8.02x5.39x.75 in. .60 lbs.

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