Mark the day a mirror beggars you of your reflection. A NetGalley ARC. | Contact this seller Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Jenson Online Inc In Reconstructing Amelia, the stunning New York Times bestselling debut novel from Kimberly McCreight, Kate's in the middle of the biggest meeting of her career when she gets the telephone call from Grace Hall, her daughter’s exclusive private school in Park Slope, Brooklyn. We aim to show you accurate product information. I’ve read almost all of her books, from her riotous Stella Hardesty crime novels, the Aftertime series, and her young adult novels. I've read a few novels about Japanese internment during WWII and they're as heartbreaking as they are fascinating. The story starts with a murder when Lucy is an adult, then flashes back to Lucy's life as a child, then flashes forward and back again several times. Lucy Takeda is just fourteen years old, living in Los Angeles, when the bombs rain down on Pearl Harbor. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
Beware the hand of a dead king who will bring you to your knees. Paperback. This was a well written book, no doubt. Send me an email when my question is answered, We're committed to providing low prices every day, on everything. I have read this book many times in the past.
How could we have done this? It stank so much of the behavior on the other side of the Atlantic we’d fought to stop. I like the world and the characters. This didn't help much, but the characters were vivid and it was an interesting perspective. Her final act of desperation will stay with Lucy forever . Please follow the detailed, Cookies help us deliver our services.
This book was very well written but heartbreaking and despairingly sad. Though second-hand, the book is still in very good shape. Ruined and unwilling to surrender her daughter to the same fate, Miyako soon breaks. . Yes. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, may not include cdrom or access codes.
With that being said there was nothing in this boom that struck me as Magitek, but maybe there in the sequels :). Dispatched, from the UK, within 48 hours of ordering. Customer service is our top priority!.
Abuse of power reaches out its tendrils and seizes those who are vulnerable. It turns out my fears were not unfounded and yet I would still highly recommend this book. With its twisted politics, new races, compelling heroes and villains, and unique magic, The Garden of Stones is a lyrical fantasy on the grandest scale. Or about the concentration-camp-like places that loyal Japanese-Americans were sent to just because of their origin. But for Miyako and her daughter, Lucy, who are imprisoned and subjected to the inhuman treatment those of Japanese descent endured while they were kept in the U.S. interment camps during World War II, the times are anything but ordinary. Paperback. And clouded as she is by her guilt and grief, it is the one she forces herself to believe. I gave it one of the highest marks of respect I have for a book or a movie; I have never re-read it. Condition: Used; Very Good. Lucy Takeda is just fourteen years old, living in Los Angeles, when the bombs rain down on Pearl Harbor. At least that’s the story Grace Hall tells Kate. She knows today is the day that she will be chosen to be either a hall or lunch monitor.