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Kitchen

Author: Banana Yoshimoto; Megan Backus
Publisher: London, England : Faber & Faber, 2018. ©1993
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Banana Yoshimoto; Megan Backus
ISBN: 9780571342723 0571342728
Language Note: Translated from the Japanese.
OCLC Number: 1001454951
Notes: Originally published in Japanese: 1987.
Description: viii, 150 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Banana Yoshimoto ; translated from the Japanese by Megan Backus.

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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  Read more...
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