A Separation (Library Binding)

By Katie M. Kitamura

Platinum Spotlight Series, 9781683244004, 500pp.

Publication Date: June 1, 2017

Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (2/6/2017)
Paperback (2/6/2018)
Hardcover (2/7/2017)

List Price: 36.95*
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February 2017 Indie Next List

“We all have a secret self, parts of our personalities that are unknowable, even to the people closest to us. In A Separation, Kitamura stays largely inside the narrator's head, musing on a great many things: the muddled truth that can exist between married couples, the precise pain of infidelity, the myriad tiny betrayals we commit every day. Her prose is perfect, spare and beautiful, and her observations are spot-on. Some of her sentences were so good they startled me out of the story, which might sound like a bad thing, but it really isn't. It just meant I spent a little longer with this book, my mind wandering like the narrator's.”
— Lauren Peugh (E), Changing Hands Bookstore, Tempe, AZ
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Description

A young woman has agreed with her faithless husband: it's time for them to separate.