The Ocean in the Closet

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The Ocean in the Closet

By Yuko Taniguchi

Coffee House Press, Paperback, 9781566891943, 255pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 2007


A girl reaches across an ocean to heal three generations from the aftermath of war.

About the Author
Yuko Taniguchi, author of the critically acclaimed book of poetry Foreign Wife Elegy, was born in Yokohama, Japan, in 1975. At the age of fifteen, she came to the United States and attended high school in Maryland, obtaining her collegiate degrees in Minnesota, where she continues to make her home.