Bird of Another Heaven

Bird of Another Heaven

Book - 2007
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From the author of the highly acclaimed Snow Mountain Passage, this emotional and compassionate novel, set both in modern times and in the late 19th century, tells the compelling story of a California woman who became a consort and confidante of the last king of Hawaii.
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2007.
ISBN: 9781400042029
140004202X
Characteristics: 337 p. ;,25 cm.

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Apr 10, 2015

I chose this to read while vacationing in Hawaii. As the story progressed, I found myself caring less about the characters and the plot and more curious to know how which elements were based in history. In any case, it revived my interest in the multi-cultural settlement and displacement in Hawaii and California in the 1880s. And it rekindled my interest in diary-keeping.

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