January 19, 2020
Titulo del libro: Snow Falling On Cedars
En 1954, un pescador es encontrado muerto en las redes de su barco, y un hombre japonés-estadounidense local es acusado de su asesinato. En el curso de su juicio, queda claro que lo que está en juego es más que la culpa de un hombre. En San Piedro, la memoria crece tan densamente como los árboles de cedro y los campos de fresas maduras, recuerdos de un romance encantado entre un niño blanco y una niña japonesa; Recuerdos de la tierra deseada, pagada y perdida. Sobre todo, San Piedro está obsesionado con el recuerdo de lo que les sucedió a sus residentes japoneses durante la Segunda Guerra Mundial, cuando toda una comunidad fue enviada al exilio mientras sus vecinos observaban.
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Just when Matahachi is in danger, makes his appearance Kojiro Sasaki. Under the falling snow, the grief and ambition of Matahachi. Finally they reach the heart of Kojiro.Just when Matahachi is in danger, makes his appearance Kojiro Sasaki. Under the falling snow, the grief and ambition of Matahachi. Finally they reach the heart of Kojiro.