Dan Kois, Author of “Facing Future,” Coming To Hawaii…

by Alex on May 12, 2010

“Thorough and precise.” -Wayne Harada, Honolulu Advertiser

“Like liner notes on steroids.” –Honolulu Magazine

“A book I would recommend for local and outsider alike.” -Hawai’i Book Blog

“Brilliant.” –New York magazine


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Book End: Weekend of May 7, 2010

by Alex on May 7, 2010

It’s time…it’s time…it’s Book End Time!  Welcome to this week’s Book End, highlighting the weekend’s literary and library events here in Hawaii.

We had a such a great time last weekend!  The weekend started off phenomenally by attending our very …

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Book Review: Mele the Crab Finds the Way Out

by Alex on May 6, 2010

Gone are the days of the alamihi ways

-Israel Kamakawiwo’ole, E Ala E

IZ could not better summarize the most idealistic outcome for Mele the Crab Finds the Way Out, (Partners in Development Foundation, 2007) a children’s picture …

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May Day is Lei Day in Hawai’i!

by Misty on May 1, 2010

Happy Lei Day! *kiss kiss* Alex and I will definitely check out the festivities going on all weekend at Kapiolani Park (hopefully it doesn’t rain!) but first we’ve got a busy Saturday of attending book signings. You should check one …

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2010 Ka Palapala Po’okela Awards Recap

by Alex on May 1, 2010

Every year, the Hawai’i Book Publishers Association presents the Ka Palapala Po’okela Awards, honoring the best books of Hawai’i book publishing from the previous year.  We were honored to attend this fantastic event for the first time this year and …

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