Kula Keiki Ali'i: A Novel Partially Based on the Effect of the Chief's Children's School on Hawaii's Monarchs

Kula Keiki Ali'i: A Novel Partially Based on the Effect of the Chief's Children's School on Hawaii's Monarchs
Author: Rosemary I. Patterson
Language English
Genre: Uncategorized
ASIN B001O2SOCY
Goodreads Rating: 2.80

An intriguing mystery novel about two modern day lovers, Keono Kane, a computer specialist and his girlfriend Tamara Noguichi. While the two are investigating Tamara's father's crimes the ghost of Queen Lili'uokalani pulls them back into time to witness the treatment of children who would become Hawaii's monarchs in a residental school. Interesting treatment of Barack Obama's growing up place and consideration of identity confusion caused by multi-racial nature of Hawaii's residents. The Honolulu News says: "The overall book makes for interesting reading especially for those who enjoy a good mystery book within a Hawaiian historical setting."