DAUGHTER OF MOLOKA'I.
Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )
New York: St Martin's, (2019). First edition - A follow-up to Brennert's Molokai, spanning the years from 1917 to 1970, this tells the story of Ruth, the daughter who Rachel Kalama was forced to give up at birth. It follows her from her arrival at the Kapi'olani Home for Girls in Honolulu, to her adoption by a Japanese couple who raise her on a strawberry in California, her marriage and internment at Manzanar during World War II - and then, after the war, to the day when she receives a letter Rachel, her birth mother, and they are finally reunited. Letter from the author to booksellers laid in. Author's note. 309 pp.
Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.