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The Artist Of Eikando By Linda Lee Welch

The Artist Of Eikando by Linda Lee Welch

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Summary

Linda Lee Welch's magical, evocative new novel is both a wonderfully vivid portrait of a city and a gripping story of a family torn apart by war.

The Artist Of Eikando Summary

The Artist Of Eikando by Linda Lee Welch

Junko Bayliss is a potter, famous for her exquisite designs. She is also the daughter of Diane and Peter Bayliss, her remote and elegant parents. When Diane and Peter both die, only a few minutes apart, at the age of 75, Junko is left to ponder the question marks that always hovered over her parents' lives, and why there was so little understanding between them and their only daughter. When her aunt hints at a mystery - something that happened to Diane and Peter during the Second World War, maybe in the Philippines, maybe in Japan - Junko decides to return to the place where her parents met, and hunt out their story. It is a journey that will lead her into dark, hidden secrets and an astonishing story of love and betrayal. With her second novel, Linda Lee Welch establishes herself as a writer of immense sensitivity and grace. THE ARTIST OF EIKANDO is a beautiful and redemptive novel.

About Linda Lee Welch

Linda Lee Welch is American, but has lived most of her adult life in England. She is a working musician with her own band, and is also a prize-winning poet. She is Lecturer in Creative Writing at Sheffield Hallam University.

Additional information

GOR005568206
9781844080076
1844080072
The Artist Of Eikando by Linda Lee Welch
Used - Well Read
Paperback
Little, Brown Book Group
2006-07-06
256
N/A
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