The Diving Pool by Yoko Ogawa
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The Diving Pool Summary
The first major English translation of one of contemporary Japan's bestselling and most celebrated authors
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"Starred Review. The surreal plotlines of the three pieces interact brilliantly, underscoring the utter desperation to which extreme loneliness can lead." - Kirkus Reviews.
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Yoko Ogawa Author Biography
Yoko Ogawa is the author of The Diving Pool, The Housekeeper and the Professor, and Hotel Iris. Her fiction has appeared in The New Yorker, A Public Space, and Zoetrope. Since 1988 she has published more than twenty works of fiction and nonfiction, and has won every major Japanese literary award. Her novel The Housekeeper and the Professor has been adapted into a film, The Professor's Beloved Equation. She lives in Ashiya, Japan, with her husband and son.
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