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Diving Pool, The (Yoko Ogawa)

From Akutagawa Award-winning author Yoko Ogawa comes a haunting trio of novellas about love, fertility, obsession, and how even the most innocent gestures may contain a hairline crack of cruel intent.

A lonely teenage girl falls in love with her foster brother as she watches him leap from a high diving board into a pool - a peculiar infatuation that sends unexpected ripples through her life.

A young woman records the daily moods of her pregnant sister in a diary, taking meticulous note of a pregnancy that may or may not be a hallucination - but whose hallucination is it, hers or her sister's?

A woman nostalgically visits her old college dormitory on the outskirts of Tokyo, a boarding house run by a mysterious triple amputee with one leg.

Written by Yoko Ogawa.

 
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  • Publisher - PICADOR
  • Media - Printed Material
  • Page Count - 176
  • Release Date - Jan 31 2008
  • Product Availability - More Arriving Soon! (More Information)

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