Snow Falling on Cedars
by David Guterson
Snow Falling On Cedars is an intriguing and well crafted novel set on a small Island in the Pacific Northwest following World War II.
Published by Harcourt Brace October 1999, ISBN 0151004439 [Book]
Gavid Gutterson's Snow Falling On Cedars a personal and gripping look into a mixed-race community recovering from the wounds of World War II. An investigation into a murder gradually reveals a complex connection to delicate racial relations between Japonese Americans, German Americans, and other groups both before and after the war. The wounds of the war are mostly unseen and run very deep. The relationships and personalities are painted with a delicate and masterful brush.
A very good read.
Hardcover - 352 pages. Dimensions (in inches): 1.21 x 9.21 x 6.26
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