“Alan Brennert excels at uncovering the intersection of the big movements of history with the personal stories of ordinary people. He writes with compassion and beauty about both the history of Hawai′i and of the human heart.”— Tatjana Soli, author of The Lotus Eaters
“Alan Brennert is a brilliant scriptwriter. He’s an even better novelist.”—George R.R. Martin
Alan Brennert is the author of Honolulu and Moloka′i, which was a 2006-2007 BookSense Reading Group Pick and won the 2006 Bookies Award for the Book Club Book of the Year. He won an Emmy Award and a People’s Choice Award for his work as a writer-producer on the television series L.A. Law, and he has been nominated for a Golden Globe Award and for the Writers Guild of America Award for Outstanding Teleplay of the Year. His story “Ma Qui” won a Nebula Award. He lives in Southern California, but his heart is in Hawai′i.
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