A is for Aloha

A Hawai'i Alphabet


Author: U'ilani Goldsberry

Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press

ISBN: 1585366323

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 40

View: 471

Completing our acclaimed Discover America State by State series is A is for Aloha: AHawaii Alphabet. The landscape of Hawaii is as exotic as its history and people. Written and illustrated by native Hawaiians, U'ilani Goldsberry and Tammy Yee, Ais for Aloha is a lovingly created introduction to one of the most-visited places on Earth. From the meaning of the word aloha to the plight of the state bird author U'ilani Goldsberry answers questions that most Malihinis have about this lush multi-island paradise. Author U'ilani Goldsberry was born on the island of Maui, in the small town of Pu'unene. She now lives in La'ie on the northeastern coast of O'ahu. She has written a variety of books including three Auntie U'i books. Illustrator Tammy Yee grew up in Honolulu, Hawaii. She currently lives in Windward O'ahu.

"A" Is for Aloha


Author: Stephanie Feeney

Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

ISBN: 9780824807221

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 64

View: 550

Introduces the English alphabet with words representing significant elements of Hawaiian culture.

Ready, Set, Grow!

A Kid's Guide to Gardening


Author: Rebecca Spohn

Publisher: Good Year Books

ISBN: 1596471328

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 96

View: 3076

Provides instructions for indoor and outdoor gardening projects, as well as recipes and ideas for crafts using garden produce.

Seven Letters to Live by

Respect: "How to Dream With Your Eye's Open"


Author: Saitia Faaifo

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 1440103917

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 136

View: 310

Saitia Faaifo is a dynamic combination of trainer, educator, motivational speaker and activist. Faaifo’s humble beginnings began as a youth growing up on the popular town of Honolulu, Hawaii. Mr. Faaifo’s professional management career began with numerous promotions with Gourmet Specialties, Tree of Life and even 6 in 6 years with Alameda County’s (CA, USA) Two Count. Throughout his professional career, Saitia has used his speaking engagements to introduce his theme: “Respect is the universal language.” Although his primary audiences represent the Polynesian cultures, his unifying message allows him to connect with diverse audiences.

Seven Letters to Live by: RESPECT

"How to Dream with your eye's open"


Author: Saitia Faaifo

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 1440103925

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 136

View: 6662

Saitia faaifo calls it Seven Letters to live by: RESPECT. You’ll call it the most significant and inspirational book you ever read. If you ever dreamed of a book that demonstrates the true essence of Respect and how to achieve the extraordinary quality of life you desire and deserve, while mastering your personal and professional life. Then this Book is for you! Saitia Faaifo has proved to thousands over and over through his Books, CD’s and seminars around the country that by harnessing and practicing the Universal language called Respect as well as adapting a “Yes I can” Attitude and a relentless commitment to your goals, you can and will live the life you always dreamed of. In his book he teaches you: • The seven letters to live by R.E.S.P.E.C.T • How to demonstrate Respect at work • How to face your fears and do it anyway • How your Network will determine your Net worth • How to create instant rapport with anyone you meet • Discover your purpose in life • Develop a specific plan for achieving your goals


The Aloha State


Author: Robin Doak

Publisher: Gareth Stevens Publishing LLLP

ISBN: 9780836851496

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 48

View: 1694

Presents the history, geography, people, politics and government, economy, social life and customs, state events and attractions, and notable people of Hawaii.

Hawaii For Dummies


Author: Cheryl Farr Leas

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0764583549

Category: Travel

Page: 552

View: 2060

Pacific Diaspora

Island Peoples in the United States and Across the Pacific


Author: Paul R. Spickard,Joanne L. Rondilla,Debbie Hippolite Wright

Publisher: University of Hawaii Press

ISBN: 9780824826192

Category: History

Page: 384

View: 7856

Although Pacific history, society, and culture have been the subjects of much scholarly research and writing, the lives of Pacific Islanders in the diaspora (particularly in the U.S.) have received far less attention. The contributors to this volume of articles and essays compiled by the Pacific Islander Americans Research Project hope to rectify this oversight.