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Memoirs of a Geisha

Author: Arthur Golden; Michael Dean
Publisher: Harlow : Pearson Education, 2000.
Series: Penguin readers. Level 6
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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We follow Sayuri's life: her early years in a small fishing village and as a geisha in Gion. And throughout her struggle, we know of her secret love for the only man who ever showed her any kindness - a man who seems to be out of her reach.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Golden; Michael Dean
ISBN: 0582421276 9780582421271
OCLC Number: 611083345
Awards: Winner of Whitaker Gold Book Award 2001.
Shortlisted for BBC Big Read Top 100 2003.
Description: 102 p ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin readers. Level 6
Responsibility: Athur Golden ; retold by Michael Dean.

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Sayuri tells the story of her extraordinary life as a geisha. She elegantly presents a unique picture of a hidden and changing way of life. Arthur Golden is a contemporary American writer who has  Read more...

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