Obasan

eAudio - unabridged
Audio (9.48 hours)
Product Number: Z100144531
Released: Jan 29, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780735236158
Narrator/s: Mary Ito
Publisher: Penguin Canada
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A powerful and passionate novel, Obasan tells, through the eyes of a child, the moving story of Japanese Canadians during the Second World War. Naomi is a sheltered and beloved five-year-old when Pearl Harbor changes her life. Separated from her mother, she watches bewildered as she and her family become enemy aliens, persecuted and despised in their own land. Surrounded by hardship and pain, Naomi is protected by the resolute endurance of her aunt Obasan and the silence of those around her. Only after Naomi grows up does she return to question the haunting silence.

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Author(s): Joy Kogawa
Original Publish Date: Jan 29, 2019

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Author(s): Joy Kogawa
Product Number EB00739472
Released: Oct 29, 2018
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Penguin Canada
ISBN: #9780735233904

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