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Cassette audiobook

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

A group of women are brought from Japan to San Francisco in the early 1900s as mail-order brides. In six unforgettable, incantatory sections, the novel traces their new lives, from backbreaking work in the fields and mastering a new language, to childbirth and the arrival of war. "A delicate, heartbreaking portrait... beautifully rendered." -- Publishers Weekly
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library CD FIC OTSUKA (Text) 33892005586491 Adult Audiobooks Audiobook CD None 12/29/2011 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780307940735
  • Physical Description: 4 sound discs (4 hrs) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Dallas, Tex. : Random House, Inc., 2011.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Samantha Quan and Carrington MacDuffie.
Summary, etc.:
A group of women are brought from Japan to San Francisco in the early 1900s as mail-order brides. In six unforgettable, incantatory sections, the novel traces their new lives, from backbreaking work in the fields and mastering a new language, to childbirth and the arrival of war. "A delicate, heartbreaking portrait... beautifully rendered." -- Publishers Weekly
Subject: Audiobooks

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