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A trail to a new life

Cheryl Strayed wasn't her name when she was born, nor when she married. It was the name she took as penance for being the cause of divorce from the man she still loved. The sudden illness, decline and death of her mother had shattered Cheryl;...


Novel details orphan's quest

This is the author's second novel, his first being the award-winning Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet. Both are set in Seattle and draw on Jamie Ford's Chinese heritage and knowledge of Seattle's Japanese and Chinese communities. Twelve-year-o...


Seattle setting comes alive with great writing

When Bernadette Fox moves to Seattle, she takes Internet shopping and out-sourcing to the extreme: She hires a personal assistant in India. (This actually makes Manjula a "virtual assistant.") Yes, for 75 cents an hour, she can entirely avoid...