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Indie novelist, homeschooling mom, library-, media literacy-, and gardening-enthusiast, climate activist. Hapa (Korean, Ashkenazi, Welsh, English, and probably Creek) with an even more mixed family. Feminist, anti-racist, anti-homophobic; pro-human rights.
"Although I was put off by the length (it's on the short side), Thomas did an excellent job of deconstructing and then reconstructing the current state of understanding about the settlement of the Pacific Islands. Key to his argument is the fact th..."
"Hard for me not to compare this to Marie Kondo's work, which I love, although I note that while Kondo writes about tidying, Sasaki is writing about minimalism.
The inclusion of photographs and the structure of the book make it easy to read and f..."
"This is well-written, but I had to stop after the fifth chapter because it did such a good job in its portrayal of middle school bullying, racism, isolation, and the beginnings of depression that I couldn't read it anymore (too triggering for me)...."
A tale based on true events follows the coming-of-age of a girl who is motivated by an act of racism at school to learn about her ancestral heritage and her grandparents' experiences as lost children during the Korean War.