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Burnt Shadows [electronic resource]
Burnt Shadows [electronic resource]
Shamsie, Kamila2014
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August 9th, 1945, Nagasaki. Hiroko Tanaka takes in the view of the terraced slopes leading up to the sky. Wrapped in a kimono with three black cranes swooping across the back, she is twenty-one and in love with the man she is to marry. In a split second, the world turns white. In the next, it explodes with the sound of fire and the horror of realisation. In the numbing aftermath of a bomb that obliterates everything she has known, all that remains are the bird-shaped burns on her back, an indelible reminder of the world she has lost. In search of new beginnings, she travels to Delhi two years later....
Imprint:
[Place of publication not identified] : Bolinda/Audible audio, 2014
Collation:
1 online resource (1 audio file)
ISBN:
9781486260980
Language:
English
BRN:
2981136
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