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- CONFESSIONS by Kanae Minato. Her pupils murdered her daughter. She will have her revenge.
DetailsWhen Yuko Moriguchi's four-year-old daughter died in the middle school where she teaches, everyone thought it was a tragic accident.It's the last day of term, and Yuko's last day at work. She tells her students that she has resigned because of what happened - but not for the reasons they think.Her daughter didn't die in an accident. Her daughter was killed by two people in the class. And before she leaves, she has a lesson to teach...But revenge has a way of spinning out of control, and Yuko's last lecture is only the start of the story. In this bestselling Japanese thriller of love, despair and murder, everyone has a confession to make, and no one will escape unharmed.In this bestselling Japanese thriller of love, despair and murder, everyone has a confession to make, and no one will escape unharmed.BOOK REVIEWS:A dark, dystopic portrait of Japanese adolescence gone wrong. If Albert Camus had written 'Heathers', it would have looked a lot like this. - Alex Marwood, author of The Wicked GIrls.Taut, unsettling and relentlessly engaging, Confessions is a book with claws. - Simon Lelic, author of The Child Who.ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Kanae Minato is a former home economics teacher and housewife who wrote Confessions, her first novel, between household chores. The book has sold more than three million copies in Japan, where it won several literary awards, including the Radio Drama Award, the Detective Novel Prize for New Writers, and the National Booksellers' Award, and was adapted into an Oscar short-listed film directed by Tetsuya Nakashima. Minato lives in Japan.Translated by Stephen Snyder.Originally published in Japan as Kokuhaku in 2008.
SKU Code PRK B 2581 Weight in Kg 0.1600 Brand Bookwomb Dispatch Period in Days 3 ISBN No. 9781444732450 Author Name Kanae Minato Publisher Name HACHETTE