Back to home page - News From Nowhere Radical & Community Bookshop

News From Nowhere Radical & Community Bookshop

not-for-profit - a workers'co-op - committed to social justice | 96 Bold Street, Liverpool L1 4HY - 0151 708 7270

Convenience Store Woman

by Sayaka Murata - £8.99  Granta Books (2019)
paperback    ISBN 13: 9781846276842 | ISBN 10: 1846276845

Keiko has never really fitted in. At school and university people find her odd and her family worries she'll never be normal. To appease them, Keiko takes a job at a newly opened convenience store. Here, she finds peace and purpose in the simple, daily tasks and routine interactions. She is, she comes to understand, happiest as a convienience store worker.
 
But in Keiko's social circle it just won't do for an unmarried woman to spend all her time stacking shelves and re-ordering green tea.

(Price & availability last checked: November 2019)

This website can't tell you if we have this in stock or not - to ask, phone us or use the enquiry link below
The COVID-19 crisis is causing delays in supply from some book distributors, and currently most books take at least 1 - 2 weeks to come in - so if you need this book urgently, or by a specific date, please use the enquiry link to ask about supply time.
  

Featured book: Recommended Fiction & Poetry for Yuletide 2019!,
In booklists: Best New Fiction, Writers by Surname - M, World Fiction - Japan, World Fiction - Asia,
In categories: Fiction, World - Asia,

© News From Nowhere Co-operative Ltd 2004-2020 | Privacy policy | Contact | return to top of page