By Joe Tsujimoto

ISBN-10: 0910043787

ISBN-13: 9780910043786

This choice of brief tales chronicles the lifetime of a jap American born and raised at the fringe of Harlem after his relatives moved to long island following internment in the course of global battle II. Set mostly in the community close to Columbia college, it offers a special point of view of a multicultural neighborhood in transition, navigating the problems of identification, demise, the Vietnam struggle, medicinal drugs, army accountability, and coming of age as a minority in a time of turmoil. those well-crafted stories are instructed in Tsujimoto’s poetic mix of recent York highway and increased diction, reflecting the lifetime of a highschool dropout who ultimately reveals his method to collage and a extra pleasant grownup life.

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