Series: Mas Arai

Author: Naomi Hirahara

Summer of the Big Bachi (2004)
3.35 of 5 Votes: 5
Gasa-Gasa Girl (2005)
3.56 of 5 Votes: 5
Mari Arai was always known to her parents as being gaza-gasa, an into everything kind of girl, just the opposite of laid back. Mas Arai, her dad tells her she takes after her mother. Mari retorts that her mother claimed it was a trait taken from her father. This may be the closer to the truth. ...
Snakeskin Shamisen (2006)
3.61 of 5 Votes: 2
Japanese Americans are a very unique group. As far as I know they are the only people who have names for the different generations with in their group. The SOB (Straight off the boat) are the Issei, their children the second generation are the Nisei and their grandchildren or third generation a...