The Resource Memorial

Memorial

Label
Memorial
Title
Memorial
Creator
Subject
Summary
'This feels like a vision for the 21st-century novel... It made me happy' Ocean Vuong, author of On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous'Brilliantly details the smallest moments that mean the absolute most, the heartbreakingly human limitations of how we love one another' Kiley Reid, author of Such a Fun AgeBenson and Mike are two young guys who have been together for a few years - good years - but now they're not sure why they're still a couple. There's the sex, sure, and the meals Mike cooks for Benson, and, well, they love each other. But when Mike finds out his estranged father is dying in Osaka just as his acerbic Japanese mother, Mitsuko, arrives for a visit, Mike picks up and flies across the world to say goodbye. In Japan he undergoes an extraordinary transformation, discovering the truth about his family and his past, while back home, Mitsuko and Benson are stuck living together as unconventional roommates, an absurd domestic situation that ends up meaning more to each of them than they ever could have predicted...Funny and profound, Memorial is about family in all its strange forms, becoming who you're supposed to be and the outer limits of love.NAMED A BOOK TO WATCH IN 2021 BY:SUNDAY TIMES | THE TIMES | DAILY MAIL | THE TELEGRAPH | RADIO 4 | IRISH TIMES
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Washington, Bryan
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Literature
  • African American Fiction
  • Fiction
Label
Memorial
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:e17ee60e-5605-42d6-9937-ab38e5938d85
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781838950095
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Memorial
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:e17ee60e-5605-42d6-9937-ab38e5938d85
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781838950095
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

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