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7 edition of Stone field, true arrow found in the catalog.

Stone field, true arrow

a novel

by Kyoko Mori

  • 270 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Metropolitan Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Milwaukee (Wis.)
    • Subjects:
    • Fathers -- Death -- Fiction.,
    • Japanese American women -- Fiction.,
    • Women weavers -- Fiction.,
    • Milwaukee (Wis.) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementKyoko Mori.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3563.O871627 S76 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination279 p. ;
      Number of Pages279
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6778102M
      ISBN 100805040803
      LC Control Number00020408
      OCLC/WorldCa43474856

        ''Stone Field, True Arrow'' is a sweet and sorrowful book about love: love lost and love seemingly regained. It is the story of Maya Ishida, who is forced to leave her artistic and ascetic father in Japan to fly to Minneapolis to live with her mother, an emotionally remote academic. Interference and Other Stories book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Humorous or brutal, transgressive or redemptive, eac /5.

      Stone Field, True Arrow. Fiction Award, an American Library Association Best Book for Young Adults, and Hungry Mind Review Children’s Book of Distinction. Kyoko Mori portrays a mother and a daughter trapped by traditional values and gender roles in Japan in the s. Megumi’s mother leaves her unhappy marriage and returns to her.   Kyoko Mori's young adult novel, Shizuko's Daughter, was hailed in The New York Times Book Review as "a jewel one of those rarities that shine out only a few times in a generation." In Stone Field, True Arrow, her first novel for adults, she sheds brilliant light /5(9).

      Books in Brief. Fiction & Poetry Mrs. Shakespeare By ROBERT NYE The Song and the Truth By HELGA RUEBSAMEN How All This Started By PETE FROMM Stone Field, True Arrow By KYOKO MORI Nearer than the Sky By T. GREENWOOD. Nonfiction Stars in My Eyes By DON BACHARDY The Third Woman By WILLIAM CASH Derek Jarman By TONY PEAKE The Bialy Eaters By MIMI. Kyoko Mori Professor. Creative Writing: non-fiction and fiction. Kyoko Mori is the author of three nonfiction books (Yarn; Polite Lies; The Dream of Water).The title essay from her book, “Yarn,” was selected for The Best American Essays , and Polite Lies was short-listed for PEN’s Martha Albrand Nonfiction Award. She has also published novels (Barn Cat; Stone Field, True Arrow; One.


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