Tuesday Night Book Club: Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet

Chinese American Henry and Japanese American Keiko bond as the only Asian students in a Seattle elementary school in 1942. The two are the victims of both racist attitudes and the patriotic fervor following Pearl Harbor. While emphasizing their deep friendship, first-time novelist Ford also conveys the minute details of that particular time and place.

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Tuesday, January 17, 2012 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm