33 Results
33 Results
Memoirs of a geisha : a novel —Golden, Arthur, 1957-
Book
1997
37 available of 40 items

The commoner : a novel —Schwartz, John Burnham.
Book
2008
4 available of 5 items

Snakes and earrings —Kanehara, Hitomi, 1983-
Book
2005
0 available of 1 items

"Enchanted by the snakelike tongue of a stranger called Ama, nineteen-year-old Lui takes a walk into another side of life. On the Tokyo streets, she finds a world where pain bleeds into pleasure. Where day fades into n...

The woman in the white kimono —Johns, Ana, author.
Book
2019
3 available of 15 items

A debut novel inspired by the author's true family story, 'The Woman in the White Kimono' is a captivating historical novel that tells the braided stories of a young woman in 1950s Japan, forced to choose between her hea...

Autumn bridge —Matsuoka, Takashi. 1947-
Book
2004
4 available of 4 items

In 1311, in the highest tower of Cloud of Sparrows Castle, a beautiful woman sits by the window, watching as enemies gather below. As she calmly awaits her fate, she begins to write, carefully setting down on a scroll an...

The book of the shadow —Asai, Carrie.
Book
2003
2 available of 2 items

Training to stay alive, Heaven Kogo as a good samurai wants to make herself invisible to every person--except one.

One hundred million hearts —Sakamoto, Kerri.
Book
2004
5 available of 5 items

The commoner —Schwartz, John Burnham.
Large Print
2008
2 available of 2 items

"It is 1959 when Haruko, a young woman of good family, marries the Crown Prince of Japan, the heir to the Chrysanthemum Throne. She is the first nonaristocratic woman to enter the mysterious, almost hermetically sealed, ...

The woman in the white kimono —Johns, Ana, author.
Book Club In A Bag
2019
0 available of 1 items

A debut novel inspired by the author's true family story, 'The Woman in the White Kimono' is a captivating historical novel that tells the braided stories of a young woman in 1950s Japan, forced to choose between her hea...

Memoirs of a geisha —Golden, Arthur, 1957-
Book On CD
2005
1 available of 1 items

A fictional memoir of a celebrated Japanese geisha describes how, as a little girl in 1929, she is sold into slavery; her efforts to learn the arts of the geisha; the impact of World War II; and her struggle to reinvent ...

What's left of me is yours : a novel —Scott, Stephanie, 1983- author.
Book
2020
5 available of 10 items

"In Japan, a covert industry has grown up around the "wakaresaseya" (literally "breaker-upper"), a person hired by one spouse to seduce the other in order to gain the advantage in divorce proceedings. When Sato hires Kai...

The book of the heart —Asai, Carrie.
Book
2004
1 available of 1 items

Nineteen-year-old samurai girl Heaven Kogo returns to Japan. Hiro asks Heaven to hone her awareness of her surroundings. Heaven is still being pursued. And just when she thinks she might be trapped, she is rescued by an ...

Kitchen —Yoshimoto, Banana, 1964-
Book
1993
1 available of 2 items

Lady snowblood Shurayukihime
DVD
2004
1 available of 1 items

"Trained in the arts of death by the priest who adopts her, Yuki sets out to find the four villains who destroyed her family"--Container.

Memoirs of a geisha a novel —Golden, Arthur, 1957-
Large Print
2005
1 available of 1 items

Memoirs of a geisha —Golden, Arthur, 1957-
Large Print
1998
3 available of 3 items

Nitta Sayuri recalls her life as a geisha, including being sold as a nine-year-old to a geisha house in 1929; learning the geisha arts of dance, music, wearing kimono, makeup, and hair; competing with jealous rivals; and...

The pearl diver : a novel —Talarigo, Jeff.
Book
2004
2 available of 2 items

The commoner a novel —Schwartz, John Burnham.
Book On CD
2008
2 available of 2 items

At the age of 24 Haruko marries the Crown Prince becoming the first non-aristocratic women to enter the monarchy. She is met with cruelity and suspision by the Empress. Years later as Empress herself she, persuades anoth...

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