Memoirs of a Geisha Author:Arthur Golden "Astonishing...A breathtaking performance...By the time you realized the extent of (the geisha's) professional skill, you are seduced as completely as any of her clients, hungry for her story." — Janice Nimura Washinton Post — "Cause for celebration...rarely has a world so closed and foreign been evoked with such natural assurance...If Golden had ... more »done no more than elucidate the details in fine prose, Memoirs of a Geisha would still be of enomous interest as a window into a culture. But in the unforgettable Sayuri, Golden has found the heart and matter of a truth that lies beyond detail."
This is a Trade paperback. The cover shows a geisha in traditional kimono. Image is in black, gray, and white but collar is pink and sash is red. This is a book that draws you into to another culture and another time (but not to distant time). You can't help but become absorbed into Sayuri's life.