Territory of Light by Yūko Tsushima (translated by Geraldine Harcourt)

Territory of LightYūko’s writing in this series of short chapters that add up to a year in one woman’s life felt very natural & effortless, but I’m positive that a lot of thought & care went into portraying this nameless woman’s life. This short book of 122 pages left me deep in thought & intensified my respect for my mother, who raised me alone.

I was sent a copy of this book by Penguin Classics UK in return for an honest review.



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