Last Winter We Parted
Edition language: English
, Adult Fiction
, Asian Literature
, Mystery Thriller
, Japanese Literature
The basic story is very much like In Cold Blood. A writer is sent to interview a convicted killer. The killer is a photographer who has been found guilty of burning two women to death. There is no doubt that he is guilty. He stood there and photographed the women as they burned. But the more time th...
Original Title: 去年の冬、きみと別れ (Kyonen no Fuyu, Kimi to Wakare) A young writer visits a convicted murderer/photographer on death row, willing to write a book about him. At first convinced about his guilt, he soon finds that not everything is as it seems in this world of photography. Did he really set ...
Title: Last Winter We Parted Who wrote it? Japanese crime novelist Fuminori Nakamura, winner of the 2010 Ōe Kenzaburō Prize. Plot in a Box: Death row inmate Yudai turns the tables on his interviewer, pulling him into a dark, obsessive world he may not want to leave. Invent a new title fo...
Publication Date: October 21st 2014 from Soho Press. Source: Netgalley A young writer arrives at a prison to interview a man arrested for homicide. He has been commissioned to write a full account of the case, from its bizarre and grisly details to the nature of the man behind the crime. The sus...