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Author Otsuka, Julie, 1962-
Title The Buddha in the attic / Julie Otsuka.
Published New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2011.
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 Learning Commons Bestsellers  PS3615.T88 B83 2011    DUE 02-28-18
Edition 1st ed.
Description 129 p. ; 20 cm.
Note "This is a Borzoi book."
Summary Presents the stories of six Japanese mail-order brides whose new lives in early twentieth-century San Francisco are marked by backbreaking migrant work, cultural struggles, children who reject their heritage, and the prospect of wartime internment.
Awards PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction, 2012.
Subject Mail order brides -- Fiction.
Japanese -- California -- Fiction.
San Francisco (Calif.) -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.
ISBN 0307700003
OCLC number 693809642