Kitchen

Books / Reviews | ESSENTIAL READING FOR JAPANOPHILES Jan 11, 2014

Kitchen

by Andrew Lee

When "Kitchen," the debut novel by Banana Yoshimoto, was first released in Japan in 1988, it caused such a stir that the media frenzy around her was dubbed "Bananamania." Kitchen, by Banana Yoshimoto, Faber and Faber, fiction Her tale of love and loss clearly struck a ...