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The teahouse fire / Ellis Avery.

Avery, Ellis (Author). Caruso, Barbara. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781598874877 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 159887487X (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (17hr., 30 min.)) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : HighBridge, a division of Recorded Books : 2006.

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Barbara Caruso.
Summary, etc.:
The Japanese tea ceremony, steeped in ritual, is at the heart of this story of an American girl, adopted by Kyoto's most important tea master and raised as attendant and surrogate younger sister to his privileged daughter Yukako. Pasts shrouded in secrets and mysterious traditions rocked by modernization make The Teahouse Fire a compelling and provocative story, lush in details and epic in scope.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Americans > Japan > Kyoto > Fiction.
Japanese tea ceremony > Fiction.
Kyoto (Japan) > Social life and customs > 19th century > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

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