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Author: Natsuo Kirino; Stephen Snyder
Publisher: New York [N.Y.] : Vintage International, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Vintage International edView all editions and formats
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Kirino's searing novel tells a story of random violence in the staid Tokyo suburbs, as a young mother who works a night shift making boxed lunches brutally strangles her deadbeat husband and then seeks the help of her coworkers to dispose of the body and cover up her crime.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kirino, Natsuo, 1951-
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New York [N.Y.] : Vintage International, 2005
(OCoLC)652484979
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Natsuo Kirino; Stephen Snyder
ISBN: 1400078377 9781400078370 0099472287 9780099472285
OCLC Number: 57714017
Language Note: Translated from the Japanese.
Notes: "Winner of Japan's grand prix for crime fiction. Edgar award finalist."--Cover.
Description: 400 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Out.
Responsibility: Natsuo Kirino ; translated by Stephen Snyder.
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In the Tokyo suburbs four women work the draining graveyard shift at a boxed-lunch factory. Burdened with chores and heavy debts and isolated from husbands and children, they all secretly dream of a  Read more...

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