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The teahouse fire

Author: Ellis Avery
Publisher: London : Vintage, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'When I was nine, in the city now called Kyoto, I changed my fate. What I asked for? Any life but this one.' When Aurelia flees the fire that kills her missionary uncle and leaves her orphaned and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ellis Avery
ISBN: 9780099516187 0099516187
OCLC Number: 226973148
Description: 391 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Ellis Avery.

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"The tea ceremony becomes a tiny stage on which grand passions are enacted... Avery captures all this with the emotional poise befitting her characters, and great sensual pleasure. Her novel is a Read more...

 
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