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Daughter of Moloka'i
Daughter of Moloka'i
Physical Description:
308 pages ; 25 cm
General Note (Repeatable):
Sequel to: Moloka'i / by Alan Brennert. New York : St. Martin's Press, c2003.
Rachel Kalama was quarantined for most of her life at the isolated leprosy settlement of Kalaupapa-- and forced to give up her daughter at birth. Ruth is taken to the Kapi'olani Home for Girls in Honolulu, and adopted by a Japanese couple who raise her on a farm in California. During World War II Ruth and her husband suffer internment at Manzanar Relocation Camp. After the war, she receives a letter from Rachel. As the two meet and come to love one another, Ruth discovers a past she knew nothing about. -- adapted from jacket
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New York : St. Martin's Press, 2019.