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Translated by Stephen Snyder

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After strangling her husband, Masako Katori, a middle-aged wife and mother working the night shift at a Tokyo factory, enlists the aid of four co-workers to conceal the crime.

notes: Published in Japanese under the same title by Kodansha Ltd. in 1997.
subjects: Yakuza
genre: Fiction
ISBN: 9784770029058
OCLC number: 52725791
publisher: Kodansha International, 2003; Vintage, 2004, 2005
publication place: New York; New York
japanese publication date: 1997
english publication date: 2003
document type: Book
description: 359 p. ; 24 cm.