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A Dictionary Of Mutual Understanding

A Dictionary Of Mutual Understanding by Jackie Copleton

A Dictionary Of Mutual Understanding by Jackie Copleton – 292 pages Book Blurb: When Amaterasu Takahashi opens the door of her Philadelphia home to a badly scarred man claiming to be her grandson, she doesn’t believe him. Her grandson and her daughter, Yuko, perished nearly forty years ago during the bombing of Nagasaki. But the […]

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Butterfly’s Child

Butterfly’s Child by Angela Davis-Gardner – 332 pages Book Blurb: When three-year-old Benji is plucked from the security of his home in Nagasaki to live with his American father, Lt. Benjamin Franklin Pinkerton, and stepmother, Kate, on their farm in Illinois, the family conceals Benji’s true identity as a child born from a liaison between […]

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The Samurai's Garden

The Samurai’s Garden by Gail Tsukiyama

The Samurai’s Garden by Gail Tsukiyama – 211 pages Book Blurb: A 20-year-old Chinese painter named Stephen is sent to his family’s summer home in a Japanese coastal village to recover from a bout with tuberculosis. Here he is cared for by Matsu, a reticent housekeeper and a master gardener. Over the course of a […]

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