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Moloka'i

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Alan Brennert

Narrated By: Anne Noelani Miyamoto

Publisher: Recorded Books

Date: December 2009

Duration: 17 hours 35 minutes

Summary:

The powerful debut novel from Alan Brennert, Moloka'i tells the story of Rachel Kalama, a seven-year-old Hawaiian girl who contracts leprosy and is quarantined on the island of Moloka'i during the 1890s. Separated from her family and forced to grow up in the leper colony of Kalaupapa, Rachel experiences intense isolation. But she remains strong, finding moments of joy, and even love. Rich in Hawaiian history, this novel proves itself a stellar piece of historical fiction.

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  • Jill Lighten

    Good book, very well written, the reader uses the perfect accents.