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Suitcase Sefton and the American dream

a novel

by Jay Feldman

  • 107 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Triumph Books in Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Arizona
    • Subjects:
    • Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 -- Fiction,
    • Japanese American baseball players -- Fiction,
    • Japanese American families -- Fiction,
    • Pitchers (Baseball) -- Fiction,
    • Baseball players -- Fiction,
    • Baseball scouts -- Fiction,
    • Arizona -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJay Feldman.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3606.E386 S85 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3429148M
      ISBN 101572438126
      ISBN 109781572438125
      LC Control Number2005053881
      OCLC/WorldCa61461910

      Books Widely available Short novel centering on the forced removal and incarceration of a Japanese American family from Berkeley, California, in and their return to their home after the war. Praised for its spare yet detailed and poignant text that tells each section of the story from the perspective of a different character, the novel. Several other fictional works have since taken on the topic of baseball in the concentration camps, including Suitcase Sefton and the American Dream: A Novel by Jay Feldman (Chicago: Triumph Books, ); The Lucky Baseball: My Story in a Japanese-American Internment Camp by Suzanne Lieurance (Berkeley Heights, N.J.: Enslow Publishers,

        He is a widely published freelance writer whose articles have appeared in "Smithsonian, Newsweek, Sports Illustrated, Gourmet, The New York Times," and many other national, regional, and local publications. He has written for television and the stage, and is the author of the novel "Suitcase Sefton and the American Dream.".   Suitcase Sefton and the American Dream Jay Feldman Roving the lonesome highways in search of fresh baseball talent in , New York Yankees scout Mac "Suitcase" Sefton discovers a once-in-a-lifetime talent in Jerry Yamada.

      Suitcase Sefton and the American Dream Apr 1, by Jay Feldman (5). Jay Feldman is also the author of the critically acclaimed When the Mississippi Ran is a widely published freelance writer whose articles have appeared in Smithsonian, Newsweek, Sports Illustrated, Gourmet, The New York Times, and many other national, regional, and local has written for television and the stage, and is the author of the novel Suitcase Sefton and.


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Jay Feldman Jay Feldman's writings have appeared in Smithsonian magazine, Newsweek, Sports Illustrated, The New York Times, Gourmet, Whole Earth Review, and a wide variety of other national, regional, and local publications. A number of his pieces have been anthologized.

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This book is a baseball fan’s paradise, and readers will spend many pleasurable hours immersed in the rich detail of the bios and photos. ” — Jay Feldman, author of When the Mississippi Ran Backwards and Suitcase Sefton and the American Dream.

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Your dream did not display an empty suitcase. This dream had a positive outcome. Even if you lost the suitcase in your dream, in the end, you found it. Detailed dream interpretation. A suitcase in a dream foretells a trip ahead, possibly a very long one, and one that you must take with no excuses.Intwo books about Japanese American imprisonment were published: Baseball is the prism through which Jay Feldman imagines Japanese American incarceration in Suitcase Sefton and the American Dream, the story of a New York Yankees baseball scout who discovers a southpaw Nisei pitching ace incarcerated at Gila.