How to Be An American Housewife
A NovelStreaming Audiobook - 2010
How to Be an American Housewife is a novel about mothers and daughters and the pull of tradition. It tells the story of Shoko, a Japanese woman who married an American GI, and her grown daughter, Sue, a divorced mother whose life as an American housewife hasn't been what she'd expected. When illness prevents Shoko from traveling to Japan, she asks Sue to go in her place. The trip reveals family secrets that change their lives in dramatic and unforeseen ways. Offering an entertaining glimpse into American and Japanese family lives and their potent aspirations, this is a warm and engaging novel full of unexpected insight.
Publisher: [United States] : Tantor Audio : Made available through hoopla, 2010
Branch Call Number: E-AUDIOBOOK
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 audio file (480 min.)) : digital