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  • Obasan
    Penguin Books Canada, Limited, Paperback, 2003
  • Obasan (Between the Covers Classics)
    BTC Audiobooks, Audio Cassette, 2000
  • Obasan
    Anchor, Paperback, 1994
  • Obasan
    Anchor, Paperback, 1994
  • Obasan
    Perfection Learning, Hardcover, 1993
  • Obasan
    Tandem Library, School & Library Binding, 1993
  • Obasan
    Anchor Books, Paperback, 1992
  • Obasan
    Godine, Paperback, 1989
  • Obasan
    Books on Tape, Inc., Audio Cassette, 1986
  • Obasan
    David R. Godine, Paperback, 1986
  • Obasan
    David R. Godine Publisher, Paperback, 1984
  • Obasan
    Penguin Books, Mass Market Paperback, 1983
  • Obasan
    Penguin Books, Paperback, 1983
  • Obasan
    D.R. Godine, Paperback, 1982
  • Obasan
    D.R. Godine, Hardcover, 1982
  • Obasan.
    Unknown, Hardcover, 1982
  • Obasan
    Godine, Paperback, 1982
    LESTER & ORPEN DENNYS TORONTO 1981, Paperback, 1981
  • Obasan
    Books on Tape, Audio Cassette, 1981
  • Obasan
    Unknown, Paperback, 1981
  • Obasan
    Lester and Orpen Dennys Ltd., Paperback, 1981
  • Obasan
    David R Godine, Hardcover, 1981
  • Obasan
    Books On Tape, Audio Cassette, 0

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Book Description
Obasan was written by Joy Kogawa. Obasan was published by David R Godine.
Book Information
PublisherDavid R Godine
BindingPaperback (23 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of PagesN/A
Publication Date/1986
The Creators
About Joy Kogawa (Author) : Joy Kogawa is a published author and an illustrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Joy Kogawa include Obasan, Naomi's Tree, Naomi's Road.
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Reader Comments
3/16/2009 Mai Kemble said:
This is a book I think everyone should read! My mother is Japanese and my father is Scottish-heritage, born American. I do not look very asian, but I went to Japanese School until I graduated high school, so I feel very Japanese. I still think that whatever culture or background, this is a wonder... more

tags: I recommend, Inspired me, I read

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