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A Tale for the Time Being

A Tale for the Time Being( )
Author: Ozeki, Ruth
ISBN:978-1-59413-688-7
Publication Date:Jan 2014
Publisher:Thorndike Press
Imprint:Large Print Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $17.99
Book Description:

A New York Times BestsellerIn Tokyo, sixteen-year-old Nao has decided there's only one escape from her aching loneliness and her classmates' bullying. But before she ends it all, Nao first plans to document the life of her great grandmother, a Buddhist nun who's lived more than a century. A diary is Nao's only solace - and will touch lives in ways she can scarcely imagine.Across the Pacific, we meet Ruth, a novelist living on a remote island who discovers a collection of artifacts...
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Book Details
Pages:681
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Psychological
Fiction / Women
Fiction / Fantasy / Contemporary
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.5 x 8.5 x 1 Inches
Book Weight:0.062 Pounds
Author Biography
Ozeki, Ruth (Author)
Ruth Ozeki received degrees in English literature and Asian studies from Smith College. She is a novelist, filmmaker, and Zen Buddhist priest. Her first novel, My Year of Meats, was published in 1998. Her other novels include All Over Creation and A Tale for the Time-Being, which was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize. Her documentary and dramatic independent films, including Body of Correspondence and Halving the Bones, have been shown on PBS and at the Sundance Film Festival.

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