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    • The Diplomat's Daughter

    • A Novel
    • By: Karin Tanabe
    • Narrated by: Joy Osmanski, Corey Brill, Jacques Roy
    • Length: 13 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 319
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 295
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 293

    During the turbulent months following the 1941 bombing of Pearl Harbor, 21-year-old Emi Kato, the daughter of a Japanese diplomat, is locked behind barbed wire in a Texas internment camp. She feels hopeless until she meets handsome young Christian Lange, whose German-born parents were wrongfully arrested for un-American activities. Together they live as prisoners with thousands of other German and Japanese families but discover that love can bloom in even the bleakest circumstances.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wartime Love Story

    • By Mona-Alisa on 01-12-18

    Regular price: $22.67

    • The Gilded Years

    • A Novel
    • By: Karin Tanabe
    • Narrated by: Janina Edwards
    • Length: 11 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 181
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 171
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 170

    Passing meets The House of Mirth in this "utterly captivating" (Kathleen Grissom, New York Times best-selling author of The Kitchen House) historical novel based on the true story of Anita Hemmings, the first black student to attend Vassar, who successfully passed as white - until she let herself grow too attached to the wrong person.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Inviting approach to a complicated truth

    • By avis strong on 10-09-18

    Regular price: $22.67

    • The Price of Inheritance

    • By: Karin Tanabe
    • Narrated by: Emily Durante
    • Length: 10 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 14

    After eight years in the American Furniture department at Christie's, 29-year-old Carolyn Everett is a rising star. But one wrong decision and a scandal leaves her unemployed and broken. Desperate to piece her life back together, Carolyn leaves New York City to work in a tiny antique store in Newport, Rhode Island. At a small county auction, she discovers a piece of Middle Eastern pottery, which she purchases for 20 dollars on a hunch.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Entertaining

    • By RueRue on 12-21-14

    Regular price: $30.09

    • Babies Are Still Switched at Birth? Yes, It Happened to Me, Briefly

    • By: Karin Tanabe
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 7 mins
    • Unabridged
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    "Babies Are Still Switched at Birth? Yes, It Happened to Me, Briefly." is from the April 07, 2016 Lifestyle section of The Washington Post. It was written by Karin Tanabe and narrated by Sam Scholl.

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