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Kitchen

by Banana Yoshimoto

Paperback £8.99
Published 1st March 2018, 160 pages
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Description

Kitchen juxtaposes two tales about mothers, transsexuality, bereavement, kitchens, love and tragedy in contemporary Japan. It is a startlingly original first work by Japan’s brightest young literary star and is now a cult film. When Kitchen was first published in Japan in 1987 it won two of Japan’s most prestigious literary prizes, climbed its way to the top of the bestseller lists, then remained there for over a year and sold millions of copies. Banana Yoshimoto was hailed as a young writer of great talent and great passion whose work has quickly earned a place among the best of modern literature, and has been described as ‘the voice of young Japan’ by the Independent on Sunday.

Details

Kitchen
by Banana Yoshimoto

ISBN
9780571342723

Publisher
Faber & Faber

Binding
Paperback

Publication date
March 1, 2018

Dimensions
19.8cm x 12.9cm x 0.9cm

Page count
160 pages