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The sound of silence

Author: Katrina Goldsaito; Julia Kuo
Publisher: New York ; Boston : Little, Brown and Company, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Yoshio delights in the everyday sounds of Tokyo, but when a musician tells him that her favorite sound is ma, the Japanese word for silence, Yoshio sets out to hear this sound for himself among the hustle and bustle of the city. Includes information on the Japanese concept of ma.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Katrina Goldsaito; Julia Kuo
ISBN: 9780316203371 0316203378
OCLC Number: 875403891
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 x 29 cm
Responsibility: by Katrina Goldsaito ; art by Julia Kuo.

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Wabi Sabi meets The Quiet Book in this story of a Japanese boy who tries to hear the sound of silence in bustling Tokyo.  Read more...

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"Debut author Goldsaito's final passages about "ma" successfully illuminate the term and could be used to teach children to meditate...." ""Publishers Weekly""" -This pensive study of scenes and Read more...

 
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