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The story of H : a novel

Author: Marina Perezagua; Valerie Miles
Publisher: New York, NY : Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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In the wake of the inferno unleashed over Hiroshima on August 6, 1945, two stories unfold: that of Jim, an American soldier when the bomb dropped, and H, a mere schoolgirl at the time. Both victims of the bomb, the two cross paths by chance years later and fall in love. Together they continue Jim's ongoing search for Yoro, the little girl who disappeared while under Jim's care those many years ago.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Mystery fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
History
Novels
Historical fiction.2lcgft
Detective and mystery fiction.2lcgft
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marina Perezagua; Valerie Miles
ISBN: 9780062660718 0062660713
OCLC Number: 1048200483
Language Note: Translated from the Spanish.
Notes: "Originally published in 2015 by Los Libros del Lince, Spain, as Yoro"--Title page verso.
Description: xviii, 284 pages ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Yoro.
Responsibility: Marina Perezagua ; translated by Valerie Miles.

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In the wake of the inferno unleashed over Hiroshima on August 6, 1945, two stories unfold: that of Jim, an American soldier when the bomb dropped, and H, a mere schoolgirl at the time. Both victims of the bomb, the two cross paths by chance years later and fall in love. Together they continue Jim's ongoing search for Yoro, the little girl who disappeared while under Jim's care those many years ago.

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