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Yoshimoto, Banana 1964-

Overview
Works: 338 works in 1,496 publications in 28 languages and 14,733 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Short stories  Feminist fiction  Short stories, Japanese  Psychological fiction  Interviews  Diaries  Miscellanea  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Creator, Interviewee, zxx, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: PL865.O7138, 895.635
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Kitchen by Banana Yoshimoto( Book )
109 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 19 languages and held by 1,987 libraries worldwide
Recalls the early Marguerite Duras, "Kitchen" and its companion story, "Moonlight Shadow," are elegant tales whose seeming simplicity is the ruse of a masterful storyteller. They are the work of a very special new writer whose voice echoes in the mind and the soul
N.P. : a novel by Banana Yoshimoto( Book )
95 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in 16 languages and held by 1,241 libraries worldwide
De twee dochters en een zoon van een beroemde Japanse prozaschrijver en de jonge vriendin van zijn laatste vertaler raken door zijn verhalenbundel N.P. nauw bij elkaar betrokken
Lizard by Banana Yoshimoto( Book )
78 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 1,208 libraries worldwide
Six short stories by a Japanese woman writer known for her unusual themes. In Blood and Water, a woman abandons the religious commune where she was raised, goes to the big city and finds another idol of worship, a charismatic lover. The story looks at the connection between spiritual and romantic fervor. By the author of Kitchen
Asleep by Banana Yoshimoto( Book )
66 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 1,165 libraries worldwide
Already an international bestseller, "Asleep" comprises three novellas of women bewitched into a spiritual sleep. One, mourning a lost lover, finds herself sleepwalking. Another, who has embarked on a relationship with a man whose wife is in a coma, finds herself suddenly unable to stay awake. And a third finds her sleep haunted by a woman she was once pitted against in a love triangle
Goodbye, Tsugumi : a novel by Banana Yoshimoto( Book )
81 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in 14 languages and held by 1,120 libraries worldwide
Having grown up by the sea with her invalid cousin Tsugumi, Maria moves to Tokyo and encounters university life and impending adulthood, and spending a last summer with her cousin, she comes to a new understanding about home and family
Amrita by Banana Yoshimoto( Book )
65 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in 10 languages and held by 976 libraries worldwide
A Japanese woman's struggles to regain her memory. She is Saku-chan, a barmaid who suffered a head injury in a fall. She meets her dead sister's lover and the two have an affair which helps her recover. By the author of Lizard
The lake by Banana Yoshimoto( Book )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 842 libraries worldwide
The tale of a young woman who moves to Tokyo after the death of her mother, hoping to get over her grief and start a career as a graphic artist
Hardboiled ; & Hard luck by Banana Yoshimoto( Book )
31 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 818 libraries worldwide
Presents two novellas, one about a young woman's dream about an ex-lover while on a hiking trip, and the other about the sister of a woman lying in a coma
Kitchin by Banana Yoshimoto( Book )
24 editions published between 1988 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 196 libraries worldwide
A lyrical tale about loss and grief and familial love. When college student Mikage Sakurai is orphaned by the death of her grandmother, she is rescued from loneliness and grief by Yuichi, a young flower shop delivery man, and discovers that families come in many shapes ... and can be found in many places
Ricordi di un vicolo cieco by Banana Yoshimoto( Book )
22 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 191 libraries worldwide
Kanashii yokan by Banana Yoshimoto( Book )
34 editions published between 1988 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 174 libraries worldwide
Honeymoon by Banana Yoshimoto( Book )
19 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 172 libraries worldwide
Il corpo sa tutto by Banana Yoshimoto( Book )
19 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 165 libraries worldwide
Midori no yubi -- Bōto -- Nishibi -- Kuroi ageha -- Tadokorosan -- Chīsana sakana -- Mīra -- Akarui yūgata -- Honshin -- Hana to arashi to -- Oyaji no aji -- Saundo obu sairensu -- Īkagen
Sly by Banana Yoshimoto( Book )
14 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in 4 languages and held by 138 libraries worldwide
La piccola ombra by Banana Yoshimoto( Book )
15 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 129 libraries worldwide
Analyse : Nouvelles
L'abito di piume by Banana Yoshimoto( Book )
15 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 127 libraries worldwide
Gerade mal 18 Jahre alt war Hotaru, als sie sich in einen verheirateten Mann verliebte. Die nächsten 8 Jahre dreht sich alles in ihrem Leben nur noch um diesen Fotografen. Sie arbeitet zwar hin und wieder für ihn als Assistentin, ist aber in der Hauptsache als seine Geliebte damit beschäftigt, auf ihn zu warten und sich für ihn schön zu machen. Dann das plötzliche Aus. Als Trost bekommt sie das für die Schäferstündchen erworbene Appartement in Tokio. Doch es hält sie nicht in der Grossstadt, in der sie nun plötzlich ihre Einsamkeit spürt. Sie geht zurück in ihre kleine Heimatstadt am grossen Fluss in Nordjapan. Ihre Grossmutter hat dort ein Café, in dem sie ein wenig aushilft. Sie trifft sich wieder mit einer Freundin aus Kindertagen, der hellseherisch begabten Rumi. Und dann ist da noch Mitsuru, ein junger Mann, der mitten in der Nacht Nudelsuppe für sie kocht. - Ein nachdenklicher und zugleich hoffnungsvoller Frauenroman der japanischen Kultautorin
Moshi moshi by Banana Yoshimoto( Book )
13 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 113 libraries worldwide
Utakata ; Sankuchuari by Banana Yoshimoto( Book )
22 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in Japanese and held by 109 libraries worldwide
A proposito di lei by Banana Yoshimoto( Book )
15 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Yumikos Vergangenheit birgt ein Geheimnis, und gemeinsam mit ihrem Cousin Shôichi möchte sie den Schlüssel dazu finden. ›Ihre Nacht‹ beschreibt eine unheimliche Grenzerfahrung und deren Bewältigung. Die Geschichte einer Heilung - auch durch die Kraft der Liebe
Delfini by Banana Yoshimoto( Book )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in Japanese and Italian and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Kimiko, a young writer of romance novels, goes out with Goro, who lives with Yukiko, a very distant relative of him. One evening, after visiting the aquarium in Tokyo to see the dolphins, Kimiko makes love to Goro, but understands that their romance has no future. Kimiko decides to leave Tokyo
 
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Alternative Names
Banana Jošimoto
Banana Yoshimoto.
Banana Yoshimoto Japanese writer
Banana Yoshimoto japanische Schriftstellerin
Banana Yoshimoto japansk författare
Banana Yoshimoto japansk skribent
Banana Yoshimoto japońska pisarka
Banana Yoshimoto scrittrice giapponese
Jiben, Banana 1964-
Josimoto Banana
Jošimoto, Banana 1964-
Mahoko, Yoshimoto, 1964-
Maiko Yoshimoto.
Maoko
Yōchimōto, Bānānā, 1964-
Yoshimoto, Banana
Yoshimoto, Banana, 1964-
Yoshimoto, Mahoko
Yoshimoto Mahoko 1964-....
Yoshimoto, Maiko.
Yoshimoto'o, Banana
Yosimotò, Banana.
Yosimotʻo, Banana 1964-
Банана Есимото 1964-
Банана Ёсимото японская писательница
Ёсимото, Банана 1964-
Есимото М. 1964-
Майко Есимото 1964-
בננה יושימוטו
بنانا يوشيموتو
بەنانا یۆشیمۆتۆ
요시모토 바나나
よしもと, ばなな
よしもと, ばなな 1964-
よしもとばなな 1964-
ヨシモト, バナナ
ヨシモト, バナナ, 1964-
ヨシモト, マホコ
吉本, ばなな 1964-...
吉本, 真秀子
吉本 真秀子 1964-....
吉本ばなな
吉本ばなな 1964-
吉本バナナ 1964-
吉本本 ばなな 1964-....
吉本芭娜娜
吉本芭娜娜 1964-
吉本真秀子 1964-
Languages
Japanese (245)
English (149)
Italian (120)
Spanish (61)
Chinese (60)
German (52)
French (24)
Korean (15)
Vietnamese (10)
Greek, Modern [1453- ] (5)
Finnish (5)
Russian (5)
Dutch (5)
Albanian (3)
Hebrew (3)
Danish (3)
Hungarian (2)
Romanian (2)
Catalan (2)
Thai (2)
Arabic (1)
Polish (1)
Indonesian (1)
Galician (1)
Czech (1)
Portuguese (1)
Macedonian (1)
Slovak (1)
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