Books

Under-the-Radar Writer: Wing Tek Lum

Lauded in national literary circles, Wing Tek Lum may be better known at home as an engineer and real estate broker than an award-winning poet. His latest book may change that.

18 Hawaii Books to Read This Summer

Our guide to new and notable books from local authors and publishers.

What Are We Reading This Summer at HONOLULU Magazine?

We asked the HONOLULU staff for their books picks for your summer reading list.

New Book: 'The Value of Hawaii 2'

A new anthology grapples with the big questions.

Tales From the Bench: 'Judge Sam King: A Memoir'

In a new memoir, the late Sam King shares stories from his long judicial career.

HONOLULU Magazine and Paradise of the Pacific 125 Years of Covers

We've got a new book coming out with covers spanning 125 years of our magazine's history. Here are some of our favorites.

Can you spot these 5 Hawaii birds in town?

You don’t have to venture deep into the forest to spot beautiful, interesting birds.

Media Review: Robert Cazimero CD and Mai Lepera book

A review of Robert Cazimero's solo CD release Hula 2 and Kerri A. Inglis latest book Mai Lepera.

Book Review: Mary Sia's Classic Chinese Cookbook

A legendary local cookbook gets an update.

Books about the origins of Hawaii

Four new book releases examine earlier times in Hawaii, including the origins of the Islands themselves.

Books: Hawaiian Music and Musicians: An Encyclopedic History

Hawaiian Music and Musicians: An Encyclopedic History is an invaluable resource for serious Hawaiian music fans.

Fall Book Recommendations for Honolulu Residents

These are the book recommendations for A Shark Going Inland Is My Chief by Patrick Vinton Kirch and We Go Jam by the Hawaii Council for the Humanities in our September 2012 issue.

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