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Tuesday Women’s Association

December 1 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Book Review.

Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford. Reviewer:  Marcia Cline.

Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet is an historical novel by Jamie Ford. The story is told in two parallel storylines, one following 12-year-old Henry Lee’s experiences during the Second World War, and the other depicting Henry 44 years later as a widower with a college-aged son. The plot centers around the forced evacuation of Japanese Americans to internment camps; the book depicts the pain and trauma of separation through the friendship of the Chinese-American Henry and his Japanese-American friend Keiko.

Come to hear Marcia’s take on this well-received novel.

NOTE: Because our building is closed all meetings will be on Zoom 384 422 5785 until further notice.

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December 1
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10:00 am - 11:30 am
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