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  • Breasts and Eggs: Mieko Kawakami

Breasts and Eggs: Mieko Kawakami

  • Автор:Mieko Kawakami
    Година на издаване:2021
    Език: Английски
    Корица: Мека
    Страници: 432

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     до краен адрес: 25.07.2024 - 27.07.2024

A beguiling novel about three women struggling to determine their own lives in contemporary Tokyo.


A New York Times 'Notable Book of the Year' and one of Elena Ferrante's 'Top 40 Books by Female Authors'. Shortlisted for the Warwick Prize for Women in Translation.


On a hot summer’s day in a poor suburb of Tokyo we meet three women: thirty-year-old Natsuko, her older sister Makiko, and Makiko’s teenage daughter Midoriko. Makiko, an ageing hostess despairing the loss of her looks, has travelled to Tokyo in search of breast enhancement surgery. She's accompanied by her daughter, who has recently stopped speaking, finding herself unable to deal with her own changing body and her mother’s self-obsession. Her silence dominates Natsuko’s rundown apartment, providing a catalyst for each woman to grapple with their own anxieties and their relationships with one another.


Eight years later, we meet Natsuko again. She is now a writer and finds herself on a journey back to her native city, returning to memories of that summer and her family’s past as she faces her own uncertain future.


In Breasts and Eggs Mieko Kawakami paints a radical and intimate portrait of contemporary working class womanhood in Japan, recounting the heartbreaking journeys of three women in a society where the odds are stacked against them.


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  • Mieko Kawakami
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  • Автор Mieko Kawakami
    Година на издаване 2021
    Език Английски
    Корица Мека
    Страници 432
    Размери 0.500kg (13cm x 20cm)
    Категория Книги на английски език /  Fiction /  Contemporary Fiction / 
    Код: 0393.074413
    ISBN/Barcode: 9781529074413
    Производител: BLOOMSBURY
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