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The housekeeper and the professor / Yoko Ogawa ; translated by Stephen Snyder.

By: Ogawa, Yōko, 1962-.
Contributor(s): Snyder, Stephen, 1957-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Picador, 2009Description: 180, [4] p. ; 22 cm.ISBN: 0312427808 (pbk.); 9780312427801 (pbk.).Uniform titles: Hakase no aishita sūshiki. English Subject(s): Mathematicians -- Fiction | Women domestics -- Fiction | Memory disorders -- Patients -- Fiction | Short-term memory -- Fiction | Man-woman relationships -- Fiction | Japan -- FictionDDC classification: 895.6/35 Summary: He is a brilliant math professor, with a peculiar problem--since a traumatic head injury, he has lived with only 80 minutes of short-term memory. She is an astute young housekeeper with a 10-year-old son who is hired to care for the professor. Between them, a strange, beautiful relationship blossoms.
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Originally published: Japan : Shinchōsha, 2003.

"Picador paperback original."--P. [1] of cover.

He is a brilliant math professor, with a peculiar problem--since a traumatic head injury, he has lived with only 80 minutes of short-term memory. She is an astute young housekeeper with a 10-year-old son who is hired to care for the professor. Between them, a strange, beautiful relationship blossoms.

Translated from the Japanese.

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