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Hawaii’s Native and Exotic Freshwater Animals," by Mike N.Yamamoto and Annette W. Tagawa, 200 pages, softcover, Mutual Publishing $12.95.

Book Review
A guide to the Islands' freshwater animals

A new book by state aquatic biologists Mike Yamamoto and Annette Tagawa shows the huge diversity of life in Hawai'i's streams, lakes, ditches, reservoirs, and even underground caverns.

Contemporary art colors old classics
Children's book publishers are reinventing legendary stories by fusing them with contemporary art. Of the new releases, here's what I like best.

Tube Notes

Grammy nominations for Eminem criticized
The National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences has logged thousands of e-mails and phone calls from people angry about the Grammy nominations for venomous rapper Eminem.
MTV to scroll names of hate crimes victims
MTV will break away from regular programming for 17 hours next week to run a continuous list of hate crime victims' names, kicking off a yearlong service campaign against discrimination.
Wayne Harada
Show Biz
'Lion King' player back home to get married
Christine Yasunaga, who has been in Broadway's "The Lion King" ensemble since its inception three seasons ago, is home to get married to drummer Darryl Pellegrina.

Island Sounds
Reviews of CDs by Samson, Kallen, Ke 'Ope Ono
Keyboarder Kit Samson shines with old and new standards; pianist Timothy Kallen shows a cozy, smoky jazz persona; sextet Ke 'Ope Ono shows promise in debut CD.

Listen to an audio clip of Kit Samsom's "Theme from House of Caradus" from the album Somewhere in Time. Available as an mp3 or RealAudio file.

Listen to an audio clip of Ke 'Ope Ono's "Lunchwagon Man" from the album Lunchwagon Man. Available as an mp3 or RealAudio file.

Listen to an audio clip of Timothy Kallen's sample CD Hand Made Piano. Available as an mp3 or RealAudio file.

Joan Namkoong
Market Basket
Holidays bring new products for gift-giving
Gift-giving is year-round in Hawai'i, so if you're still looking for Island treats to send to Mainland friends and family, here are a couple of ideas.
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