One Morning Like A Bird
Pages no: 373
Edition language: English
bookshelves: winter-20142015, nutty-nuut, published-2008, under-100-ratings, tbr-busting-2015, historical-fiction, handbag-read Read from February 16, 2014 to February 20, 2015 Description: 1940. Tokyo. Japan is at war with China, and Yuji Takano is clinging to the life he has made for himself ...
Set in Japan in 1940, Andrew Miller's novel focuses on Yuji, a young man with literary ambitions and an admirer of French culture at an unfortunate time in his country's history. As the society around him grows increasingly nationalistic and militaristic Yuji becomes involved with Alissa, a young Fr...