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Description

Winner of the Akutagawa Prize, a sharp, photo-realistic novella of memory and thwarted hope: part of our Japanese novella series, showcasing the best contemporary Japanese writing

Divorced and cut off...

Advance Praise

"Measured, understated and poetic at the right moments…making the novel difficult to put down." — Japan Society Journal (UK)

A "delicate, intimate novella." -- The Lady magazine

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