Housekeeper and the Professor

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Housekeeper and the Professor

By Yoko Ogawa

Vintage Books USA, Paperback, 9780099521341

Publication Date: March 1, 2010

Description
He is a brilliant math professor, with a peculiar problem--since a traumatic head injury, he has lived with only 80 minutes of short-term memory. She is an astute young housekeeper with a 10-year-old son who is hired to care for the professor. Between them, a strange, beautiful relationship blossoms.