Naoko by Keigo Higashino

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Written in English

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Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8807783M
ISBN 101932234071
ISBN 109781932234077

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Navigating the interstices between the real and the unreal with perfect plot twists, this page-turner is also a critique of gender relations by a male Japanese writer, one of their best-sellng/5(58). About Naoko. Winner of the Japan Mystery Writers Award, Naoko is a black comedy of hidden minds and lives.

Navigating the interstices between the real and the unreal with perfect plot twists, this page-turner is also a critique of gender relations by a male Japanese writer, one of their best-sellng. Naoko is a novel by Keigo original title is Himitsu (秘密, Secret).The novel won the 52nd Mystery Writers of Japan Award for Best Novel.

The story centers on a man whose wife and daughter are in a terrible accident; the wife dies, but when the daughter wakes up, he discovers his wife's mind inside.

Naoko, a major bestseller and film in Japan, is a poignant and wily take on gender relations from a master of the detective ly and seamlessly interweaving the real and the unreal, Naoko involves a regular guy whose world is rocked when his wife dies in a bus accident. His young daughter survives, but seems to be inhabited by her mother’s personality.

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