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Earphones Award Winner

by | Read by Anna Fields

Fiction • 11 hrs. • Unabridged • © 1998

A stunning combination of outstanding writing and performance, this delicately woven and touching account toggles its first-person point of view from that of our heroine, a Japanese-American videographer who lives in New York City, to that of a Japanese wife. Akiko, the wife, forms vicarious links with our heroine through harrowing and bizarre circumstances. Anna Fields flawlessly embodies all of the extreme characters in this work. Fields is a wonder as she flows from Japanese to various American accents and Japanese-inflected American. Her tour de force delivery of this feminist satire provides a refreshing dose of comedy to serious issues--meat, sex, and cultural pressure. D.J.B. Winner of AudioFile Earphones Award © AudioFile 2003, Portland, Maine [Published: DEC 03/JAN 04]

Library Ed. • Blackstone Audio • 2003

CS ISBN $56.95 • Eight cassettes

CD ISBN $72.00/ $15.95(R) • Nine CDs

MP3-CD ISBN $24.95 • One MP3-CDs

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