The Character of Rain poster


The Japanese believe that until the age of three, children, whether Japanese or not, are gods, each one an okosama, or "lord child." On their third birthday they fall from grace and join the rest of the human race. In Amelie Nothomb's new novel, The Character of Rain, we learn that divinity is a dif

Author Amelie Nothomb

Pages 176

Publisher St. Martin's Publishing Group

Published Date 2007-04-01

ISBN 1429978961 9781429978965


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