Stock Image

The Bravest Opihi

Juliet S. Kono

Published by BeachHouse Publishing
ISBN 10: 1933067632 / ISBN 13: 9781933067636
Used / Hardcover / Quantity Available: 1
From Thrift Books (Auburn, WA, U.S.A.)
Available From More Booksellers
View all  copies of this book
Add to basket
Price: US$ 4.04
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 0.00
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

30 Day Returns Policy

Save for Later

About the Book

Bibliographic Details

Title: The Bravest Opihi

Publisher: BeachHouse Publishing

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good


Ex-Library Book - will contain Library Markings. Light shelf wear and minimal interior marks. Bookseller Inventory # G1933067632I3N10

About this title:

Synopsis: Nani and her brother, Ikaika, go swimming at a beach shaped like the smile of the moon. Ignoring their mother's warning, they soon swim out much too far. Beneath the waves lies a giant eel who, before the children can stop him, grabs Ikaika by the leg and drags him to his underwater cave. Frantic, Nani turns to the sea creatures for help. One by one, each animal refuses her teary plea until, surprisingly, the smallest of them all meets the challenge and comes to the rescue proving that even the tiniest creatures can be the bravest.

About the Author: Juliet S. Kono is the author of two books of poetry, Hilo Rains and Tsunami Years, in addition to a short story collection, Hoolulu Park and the Pepsodent Smile, all published by Bamboo Ridge Press. Winner of the Elliot Cades Award for Literature, the American Japanese National Literary Award, and the recipient of a US/Japan Friendship Commission Creative Artist Exchange Fellowship, Kono continues writing and teaches at Leeward Community College. Born and raised in Hilo, Hawaii, she now lives in Honolulu. About the Illustrator Dennis Fujitake was born and raised in Honolulu a product of the Hawaii public school system and the University of Hawaii. A freelance illustrator who created the Gecko Sushi designs for Crazy Shirts, Fujitake continues to create comic book, newspaper, greeting card, and magazine illustrations. He enjoys watching martial arts movies and Korean dramas on television, playing basketball, and sampling new gecko recipes.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Bookseller & Payment Information

Payment Methods

This bookseller accepts the following methods of payment:

  • American Express
  • MasterCard
  • Visa

[Search this Seller's Books]

[List this Seller's Books]

[Ask Bookseller a Question]

Bookseller: Thrift Books
Address: Auburn, WA, U.S.A.

AbeBooks Bookseller Since: March 24, 2009
Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Terms of Sale:

We guarantee the condition of every book as it's described
on the Abebooks website. If you're dissatisfied with your
purchase or if the order hasn't arrived, you're eligible for a refund within 30
days of the estimated delivery date. If you've changed your
mind about a book that you've ordered, please use the "Ask
bookseller a question" link to contact us and we'll respond
as soon as possible.

Shipping Terms:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.