Book Reviews of The Strangeness of Beauty

The Strangeness of Beauty
The Strangeness of Beauty
Author: Lydia Minatoya
ISBN-13: 9780393321401
ISBN-10: 0393321401
Publication Date: 1/2001
Pages: 384
Rating:
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3 stars, based on 10 ratings
Publisher: W. W. Norton Company
Book Type: Paperback
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A story of three generations of women, American and Japanese, and the strained relationships that are often created amidst changing cultures.
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This was a really good book! I coudn't put it down.
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I enjoyed this quiet book, written as an "I-story" (diary) which explores the relationship between a mother and her daughters and grandaughter all the while subtly providing a historical and cultural view of Japan during the pre-World War II era.
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Haven't even cracked this one open :)