The Girl Who Played Go: A Novel

The Girl Who Played Go: A Novel

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As the Japanese military invades 1930s Manchuria, a young girl approaches her own sexual coming of age. Drawn into a complex triangle with two boys, she distracts herself from the onslaught of adulthood by playing the game of go with strangers in a public square--and yet the force of desire, like the occupation, proves inevitable. Unbeknownst to the girl who plays go, her most worthy and frequent opponent is a Japanese soldier in disguise. Captivated by her beauty… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: Vintage (December 18, 2007)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 288 pages

File size: 318 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Awards: Kiriyama Prize for Fiction 2004 winner

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