The Street of a Thousand Blossoms

By: Gail Tsukiyama

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It is Tokyo in 1939. On the Street of a Thousand Blossoms, two orphaned brothers dream of a future firmly rooted in tradition. The older boy, Hiroshi, shows early signs of promise at the national obsession of sumo wrestling, while Kenji is fascinated by the art of Noh theater masks.
But as the ripples of war spread to their quiet neighborhood, the brothers must put their dreams on hold--and forge their own paths in a new Japan. Meanwhile, the two young daughters of a renowned sumo master find their lives increasingly intertwined with the fortunes of their father's star pupil, Hiroshi.
"The Street of a Thousand Blossoms" is a powerfully moving masterpiece about tradition and change, loss and renewal, and love and family from a glorious storyteller at the height of her powers.

Title: The Street of a Thousand Blossoms

Author Name: Gail Tsukiyama

Categories: Novel SC,

Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin: August 2008

ISBN Number: 0312384777

ISBN Number 13: 9780312384777

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Used - Good

Seller ID: 415705

Description: Light edge and cover wear with unmarked pages. Domestic orders shipped with USPS tracking numbers.