Winner of the Anisfield-Wolf Book Award
An Orange Prize Finalist
Nagasaki, August 9, 1945. Hiroko Tanaka watches her lover
from the veranda as he leaves. Sunlight streams across
Urakami Valley, and then the world goes white.
In the devastating aftermath of the atomic bomb, Hiroko
leaves Japan in search of new beginnings. From Delhi, amid
India's cry for independence from British... more...