KRISTIANA KAHAKAUWILA, a native Hawaiian, was raised in Southern California. She earned a master's in fine arts from the University of Michigan and a bachelor's degree in comparative literature from Princeton University. She has worked as a writer and editor for Wine Spectator, Cigar Aficionado, and Highlights for Children magazines. She taught English at Chaminade University in Honolulu and is now an assistant professor of creative writing at Western Washington University.
Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
Publisher: Hogarth On Sale: July 9, 2013 Price: $16.00
In this debut short-story collection, native Hawaiian Kristiana Kahakauwila’s startling and vivid stories remind readers of the powerful desire to belong, to put down roots, and to have a place to call home. Kahakauwila travels the islands of Hawai'i, making the fabled place her own. Exploring the deep tensions between local...
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