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Snow falling on cedars / David Guterson.

Guterson, David. (Author).


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Kent Memorial Library - Suffield CLASSIC GUTERSON (Text to phone) 32518144360271 Adult Fiction Available -
Killingworth Library Association FIC GUT (Text to phone) 33420145112059 Adult Fiction Available -
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Plumb Memorial Library - Huntington Branch FIC GUTERSON PBK (Text to phone) 34025115487297 Adult Fiction Available -
Ridgefield Library FIC GUTERSON (Text to phone) 34010121761869 Adult Fiction Available -
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Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Peter Marinker.
Summary, etc.:
San Piedro Island, north of Puget Sound, is a place so isolated that no one who lives there can afford to make enemies. But in 1954 a local fisherman is found suspiciously drowned, and a Japanese American named Kabuo Miyamoto is charged with his murder. In the course of the ensuing trial, it becomes clear that what is at stake is more than a man's guilt. For on San Pedro, memory grows as thickly as cedar trees and the fields of ripe strawberries--memories of a charmed love affair between a white boy and the Japanese girl who grew up to become Kabuo's wife; memories of land desired, paid for, and lost. Above all, San Piedro is haunted by the memory of what happened to its Japanese residents during World War II, when an entire community was sent into exile while its neighbors watched. Gripping, tragic, and densely atmospheric, Snow Falling on Cedars is a masterpiece of suspense-- one that leaves us shaken and changed. Haunting. A whodunit complete with courtroom maneuvering and surprising turns of evidence and at the same time a mystery, something altogether richer and deeper.
Awards Note:
Pen/Faulkner Award, 1995.
American Booksellers Association Book of the Year Award, 1996.
Subject: Japanese Americans > Fiction.
Trials (Murder) > Fiction.
Journalists > Fiction.
Washington (State) > Fiction.
Washington (State) > Fiction.
Genre: Legal stories.
Legal fiction.
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