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Author: 吉田修一, 1968- ; Shūichi Yoshida; Philip Gabriel
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, A Division of Random House, Inc., 2014.
Series: Vintage contemporaries original.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Four twenty-somethings share an apartment in Tokyo. In Parade each tells their story: their lives, their hopes and fears, their loves, their secrets. Kotomi waits by the phone for a boyfriend who never calls. Ryosuke wants someone that he can't have. Mirai spends her days drawing and her nights hanging out in gay bars. Naoki works for a film company, and everyone treats him like an elder brother. Then Satoru turns  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: 吉田修一, 1968- ; Shūichi Yoshida; Philip Gabriel
ISBN: 9780307454935 0307454932 9781846552373 1846552370
OCLC Number: 865452224
Language Note: Originally published in Japanese as Parēdo.
Description: 230 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Vintage contemporaries original.
Other Titles: Parēdo.
Responsibility: Shuichi Yoshida ; translated from the Japanese by Philip Gabriel.

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Four twenty-somethings share an apartment in Tokyo. In this title, each tells their story: their lives, their hopes and fears, their loves, their secrets. It includes: Kotomi waits by the phone for a  Read more...

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