A literary sensation and runaway bestseller, this brilliant debut novel tells with seamless authenticity and exquisite lyricism the true confessions of one of Japan's most celebrated geisha.Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read Speaking to us with the wisdo
Jackie.Davidson shared a tip "A fascinating immersion into the geisha culture in Japan in the 1930’s and 1940’s."
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sarah_ford_6738 shared a tip "May - N. Asia - Japan"
nina_voradeth shared a tip "It was an insightful storyline of a life of Geisha."
bop shared a tip "My favorite was the moments leading up to Hatsumomos. When they have her on the run but she still lives in the Okiya"
jami_gellerman shared a tip "One of the best I’ve ever read!"
lori_lucas shared a tip "I've read this book at least 3 times now. It is such a great memoir."
kimberly_cates-meraz shared a tip "Mysterious, sensual, cultural"
scheherazade shared a tip "I really liked this story. It gives a wonderful perspective to a topic most Americans have no real infect on."
lori_craven shared a tip "Love it"
samantha_6290 shared a tip "I have read this book more times than I can count, and it still remains my favourite book."
cat_moon shared a tip "Known for its problematic come about but overall a really enjoyable read if you don't consider it historically accurate"
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jvancleef shared a tip "One of my all time favs. I can still conjure images a decade later."
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