It is 1964 and Misako Imai is a young Tokyo housewife with a secret. When she was a child living in her grandfather s dark, wartime Buddhist temple in the northern prefecture of Niigata, she became aware of a special sensitivity that allowed her to see visions of things that were currently happening -- but in another place -- or that had happened in the past. Now, after five years of marriage and no children, Misako is living the life of a full--time maid to her husband' s widowed mother, who blames her for not producing a ...

One Chrysanthemum 2006, Brindle & Glass, Toronto, Canada

ISBN-13: 9781897142165

Trade paperback