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Poetry. Fiction. Pacific Island Studies. The anthology is the product of the combined vision of three organizations dedicated to the enhancement of education in Hawaii: Bamboo Ridge Press, Curriculum Research and Development Group, and Hawaii Education Association.
Paperback, 376 pages
Published January 1st 1998 by Bamboo Ridge Press
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Yoonmee
Nov 27, 2010 rated it it was amazing
I have to admit that I didn't finish this book. I got about 2/3 of the way through and then had to return it to the library because my vacation in Hawaii was ending. That said, I probably don't need to read that last 1/3 of the book to know it's a great anthology filled with local voices, local stories, and local culture written entirely by locals of all ages. I loved that the editors included stories/prose/poems written by locals of all ages and abilities, not just adults or seasoned, ...more
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A book I return to frequently. Such an awesome resource in my English classroom.
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