Title Profile & Character Information

Summer of the Big Bachi

Annotation
Naomi Hirahara was previously an editor of The Rafu Shimpo, a bilingual Japanese American daily newspaper in Los Angeles.

Characters
NameArai, Mas
GenderMale
OccupationGardener
TraitsJapanese American
Widower
Father

GenreFiction
Mystery
    --Detective, Amateur
    --Gardening
Suspense
TopicsJapanese Americans
Subcultures
Elderly men
Gardening
Secrets
Revenge
Murder
SettingAltadena, California
Urban
L.A. suburb


Series
  Mas Arai mystery
1Summer of the big bachi
2Gasa-Gasa girl
3Snakeskin shamisen
4Blood hina