Book Reviews of The Strangeness of Beauty : A Novel

The Strangeness of Beauty : A Novel
The Strangeness of Beauty A Novel
Author: Lydia Y Minatoya
ISBN-13: 9780684853628
ISBN-10: 0684853620
Publication Date: 6/11/1999
Pages: 384
Rating:
  • Currently 3.4/5 Stars.
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3.4 stars, based on 4 ratings
Publisher: Simon Schuster
Book Type: Hardcover
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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 :)