A male college student falls in love with a woman who, over the years, guides him in her travels, and then disappears without trace. Assisting in the search, he goes home to Japan, where he finally achieves a true understanding of his beloved.
|japanese title:||Suputoniku no koibito|
|notes:||Japanese title: Suputoniku no koibito|
|publisher:||Alfred A. Knopf, 2001; Vintage, 2002|
|publication place:||New York|
|japanese publication date:||1999|
|english publication date:||2001|
|description:||210 p. ; 22 cm.|