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BOOK CLUB KIT - HOUSEKEEPER AND THE PROFESSOR

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BOOK CLUB KIT- HOUSEKEEPER & THE PROFESS

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Material Type
Book
Author
Ogawa, Yōko, 1962-
Publication Info.
New York : Picador, 2009.

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Description
180, 4 unnumbered pages ; 22 cm
Contents
Includes 8 copies of The Housekeeper and the Professor by Yoko Ogawa
Summary
He is a brilliant math professor, with a peculiar problem--since a traumatic head injury, he has lived with only 80 minutes of short-term memory. She is an astute young housekeeper with a 10-year-old son who is hired to care for the professor. Between them, a strange, beautiful relationship blossoms.
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GMD: kit.
Subject
Mathematicians -- Fiction.
Women household employees -- Fiction.
Memory disorders -- Patients -- Fiction.
Short-term memory -- Fiction.
Man-woman relationships -- Fiction.
Japan -- Fiction.