The Buddha in the Attic

$ 15.00

Otsuka, Julie. Alfred A. Knopf. New York. 2011

Hardcover and dust jacket like new.  inscription written on opening page.

Follows the stories and lives of a group of young women who travel from Japan to San Francisco as "picture brides".  Their lives from marriage and work and child birth and parenting in a country and a time where they struggle to remember their heritage but also embrace their new culture and language.  A spellbinding novel about The American Dream.