Oh!

A Mystery of "Mono No Aware"

by Todd Shimoda and L. J. C. Shimoda

Oh!

Hardcover, 303 pages, Consortium Book Sales & Dist, List Price: $22.50 | purchase

close

Purchase Featured Books

  • Oh!
  • A Mystery of "Mono No Aware"
  • Todd Shimoda and L. J. C. Shimoda

Book Summary

Mixing artwork and nonfiction, a hybrid novel follows Japanese American Zack Hara as he become involved in the search for a professor's missing daughter and is introduced to the concept of mono no aware, roughly translated as the emotive essence of things.

NPR stories about Oh!

Reviews From The NPR Community

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and Terms of Use. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.

Support comes from: