Knockout Narratives Sale
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    Original Essays | January 6, 2015

    Matt Burgess: IMG 35 Seconds



    Late at night on September 22, 2014, at a housing project basketball court in Brooklyn, a white cop pushes a black man against a chain link fence.... Continue »

    spacer

On Order

$23.95
New Audio Cassette
Currently out of stock.
Add to Wishlist
available for shipping or prepaid pickup only
Qty Store Section
- Local Warehouse Literature- A to Z

Obasan Cass

by

Obasan Cass Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

This powerful, passionate, and highly acclaimed novel tells, through the eyes of a child, the moving story of Japanese Canadians during the Second World War. Naomi is a sheltered and beloved 5-year-old when Pearl Harbor changes her life. Separated from her mother, she watches as she and her family become enemy aliens, persecuted and despised in their own land. Surrounded by hardship and pain, Naomi is protected by the resolute endurance of her aunt, Obasan, and the silence of those around her. Only after Naomi grow up does he return to question that haunting silence.

Synopsis:

The powerful tale of a japanese-Canadian girl, who survives the hardships of a WW II internment camp with the support of her strong aunt, Obasan.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780864923042
Narrated:
Kogawa, Joy
Read:
Kogawa, Joy
Author:
Kogawa, Joy
Publisher:
BTC Audiobooks
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Historical
Subject:
Historical - General
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Edition Description:
HR 30 Min/3 Tp
Series:
Between the Covers Collection
Publication Date:
20000531
Binding:
Analog Audio Cassette
Language:
English
Pages:
1
Dimensions:
5.52x4.12x1.33 in. .52 lbs.
Media Run Time:
210

Related Subjects

Fiction and Poetry » Literature » A to Z
Fiction and Poetry » Popular Fiction » Military

Obasan Cass New Audio Cassette
0 stars - 0 reviews
$23.95 Backorder
Product details 1 pages Goose Lane Editions - English 9780864923042 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , The powerful tale of a japanese-Canadian girl, who survives the hardships of a WW II internment camp with the support of her strong aunt, Obasan.
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.