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Published by Bamboo Ridge Press in Honolulu, Hawaii .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Hawaii
    • Subjects:
    • Hawaii -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGary Pak.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3566.A39 W37 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination177 p. ;
      Number of Pages177
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1700213M
      ISBN 100910043280
      LC Control Number92000426

      Gary Pak is a third-generation Korean American whose grandparents arrived in Hawai`i in He is the author of, among other works, The Watcher of Waipuna and Other Stories (), A Ricepaper Airplane (), Children of a Fireland (), Language of the Geckos and Other Stories (), and Brothers Under a Same Sky (). Fun Facts about the name Waipuna. How unique is the name Waipuna? Out of 6,, records in the U.S. Social Security Administration public data, the first name Waipuna was not present. It is possible the name you are searching has less than five occurrences per year. Weird things about the name Waipuna: Your name in reverse order is Anupiaw.   "Waipuna" "Dennis Kamakahi Medley" @SlackKeyShow Dennis Kamakahi at the Slack Key Show - Duration: Slack Key Show - Napili 5, views.


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