The Japanese Lover

The Japanese Lover

Author: Isabel Allende

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781501116971

Category: Fiction

Page: 336

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From New York Times and internationally bestselling author Isabel Allende, an exquisitely crafted love story and multigenerational epic that sweeps from San Francisco in the present-day to Poland and the United States during the Second World War. The Japanese Lover is a tender story that explores issues of race and identity, abandonment and reconciliation, and centers on two women: elderly, enigmatic Alma and her caretaker, the younger, devoted Irina, who is hiding a dark past. With an intricate, gripping plot that takes readers inside the US internment camps where Japanese Americans were imprisoned during the war, the novel captures both the horrifying acts and the beautiful deeds of which mankind is capable. Here is Isabel Allende at her masterful best.
The Japanese Lover
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Isabel Allende
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-03 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

From New York Times bestselling author Isabel Allende, “a magical and sweeping” (Publishers Weekly, starred review) love story and multigenerational epic that stretches from San Francisco in the present-day to Poland and the United States during World War II. In 1939, as Poland falls under the shadow of the Nazis,
Instaread on The Japanese Lover
Language: en
Pages: 30
Authors: Instaread
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-01-08 - Publisher: Instaread Summaries

Instaread on The Japanese Lover by Isabel Allende Preview: The Japanese Lover by Isabel Allende is a novel that chronicles a forbidden but passionate romance that grows between two people over time, and how this relationship touches the lives of others over the course of several decades. Much of the
The Japanese Lover
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Isabel Allende
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-07-05 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

In 1939, as Poland falls under the shadow of the Nazis, young Alma Belasco's parents send her away to live in safety with an aunt and uncle in their opulent mansion in San Francisco. There, as the rest of the world goes to war, she encounters Ichimei Fukuda, the quiet
The Japanese Lover
Language: en
Pages: 300
Authors: Rani Manicka
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-09-02 - Publisher: Hachette UK

A breathtaking and absorbing novel set in Malaysia propelled by the superb storytelling instinct of the author of THE RICE MOTHER. Parvathi leaves her native Ceylon for Malaya and an arranged marriage to a wealthy businessman. But her father has cheated, supplying a different girl's photograph, and Kasu Marimuthu, furious,
Japan's Love-Hate Relationship with the West
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Sukehiro Hirakawa
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-11-22 - Publisher: BRILL

Introductory chapters cover Japan’s historic love-hate relationship with China, then an in-depth analysis of three themes: Japan’s turn to the West; Japan’s return to the East; from war to peace. The book explains why Japanese modern writers oscillate between East and West.