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A Certain Mr. Takahashi A Certain Mr. Takahashi ePUB ß A Certain Epub / certain kindle, takahashi free, A Certain book, A Certain Mr. TakahashiA Certain Mr. Takahashi PDF/EPUBWinner of theSeal Books First Novel Award and of the Books in A Certain Epub / Canada First Novel Award To Mrs Hopper, Yoshi Takahashi may be just another name from her daughters past, but for Jean and her sister, Colette, he stands for much Years ago, Mr Takahashi moved into their Toronto neighbourhood and sent the adolescent lives of Jean and Colette into a tailspin They weren t content merely to befriend the Japanese pianist in their infatuation they sought to mirror his life as closely as possible The enchantment lingers into adult life in ways both sisters are reluctant to recognize This weekend they have been invited to an extravagant family celebration in Victoria, BC As the party gains momentum, so does the tension between the sisters As before, the larger than life Mr Takahashi casts his spell Originally published in , A Certain Mr Takahashi won the coveted Seal First Novel Award and the Books in Canada WH Smith First Novel Award.

  • Paperback
  • 206
  • A Certain Mr. Takahashi
  • Ann Ireland
  • English
  • 09 July 2018
  • 1550024566

About the Author: Ann Ireland

A Certain Mr. Takahashi ePUB ß A Certain Epub / certain kindle, takahashi free, A Certain book, A Certain Mr. TakahashiA Certain Mr. Takahashi PDF/EPUBAnn Ireland was a Canadian fiction author who published five A Certain Epub / novels between and Her first novel, A Certain Mr Takahashi , was the winner of the Seal , st Novel Award She also wrote s The Instructor, which was shortlisted for the Trillium Book Award, and s Exile, which was shortlisted for the Governor General s Awards and the Rogers Writers Trust fiction prize Ireland was born in Toronto, Ontario She studied at the University of British Columbia, from which she earned a BFA in creative writing in She is a past president of PEN Canada and for many years, up until the time of her death, was a writing instructor and the coordinator of the Writing Workshops Department at the Chang School of Continuing Education at Ryerson University in Toronto Her novel, A Certain Mr Takahashi, was the basis for the feature film The PianistHer final novel, s Where s Bob , was published in May , shortly before her death of carcinoid syndrome at the age of .



10 thoughts on “A Certain Mr. Takahashi

  1. Dorothy Dorothy says:

    A Certain Mr. Takahashi ePUB ß A Certain Epub / certain kindle, takahashi free, A Certain book, A Certain Mr. TakahashiA Certain Mr. Takahashi PDFEPUBThis was an impulse buy for my KOBOI d like to give it 2 and a half starsit was a bitthan OK but not as good as other books I have given 3 stars to.Jean and Colette are teenagers when the enigmatic Mr Takahashi moves in across the road Both girls develop a crush on him and manoeuvre themselves into running into him accidentally on purpose and even

  2. Melinda Melinda says:

    A Certain Mr. Takahashi ePUB ß A Certain Epub / certain kindle, takahashi free, A Certain book, A Certain Mr. TakahashiA Certain Mr. Takahashi PDFEPUBI d had this book for years before finally deciding to read it The most accurate description I can give in a word strange I still don t understand what message point the author was trying to get across It was also difficult to follow because the author repeatedly changed time and place and characters sometimes from one sentence to anot

  3. Elizabeth Godley Elizabeth Godley says:

    A Certain Mr. Takahashi ePUB ß A Certain Epub / certain kindle, takahashi free, A Certain book, A Certain Mr. TakahashiA Certain Mr. Takahashi PDFEPUBPretty good Very ambiguous ending Interesting and multi faceted protagonist.

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