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How to be an American housewife

Author: Margaret Dilloway
Publisher: Waterville, Me. : Thorndike Press, 2010.
Series: Thorndike Press large print basic series.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of Shoko, a Japanese woman who married an American GI, and her grown daughter, Sue, a divorced mother whose life as an American housewife hasn't been what she'd expected. When illness prevents Shoko from traveling to Japan, she asks Sue to go in her place. The trip reveals family secrets that change their lives in dramatic and unforeseen ways.
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Dilloway
ISBN: 9781410432766 1410432769
OCLC Number: 653842909
Description: 413 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Thorndike Press large print basic series.
Responsibility: by Margaret Dilloway.

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The story of Shoko, a Japanese woman who married an American GI, and her grown daughter, Sue, a divorced mother whose life as an American housewife hasn't been what she'd expected. When illness prevents Shoko from traveling to Japan, she asks Sue to go in her place. The trip reveals family secrets that change their lives in dramatic and unforeseen ways.

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