Bicycle Days

Bicycle Days

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Alec Stern, a newly minted Yate graduate, is on assigment in Tokyo, staying with a Japanese family. Infatuated with Japan since he was small, he desperately wants to make this foreign place his own - and in the process, to distance himself from his ruptured past. In Tokyo he struggles to master Japanese ways in a series of sharp and funny vignettes. He also earns the trust and companionship of his Japanese family's infinitely patient and lonely mother; his hard boiled American boss; and Kiyoko Kawashima, a woman considered too old to be of interest to Japanese men, and whose beauty stuns Alec.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 256 pages
  • 130 x 198 x 15mm | 209g
  • Orion Publishing Co
  • Phoenix (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
  • London, United Kingdom
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 0753807645
  • 9780753807644

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112 ratings
3.17 out of 5 stars
5 12% (13)
4 22% (25)
3 43% (48)
2 19% (21)
1 4% (5)
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