The Last Children of Tokyo
  • Author : Yoko Tawada
  • Release Date : 01 June 2018
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Genre : Ethics
  • Pages : 144
  • ISBN 13 : 1846276705

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Book Description: In a near-future when the old live almost-forever and the young are swept away by strange new ailments, an elderly man fights to keep his beloved great-grandson alive.

The Last Children of Tokyo

The Last Children of Tokyo

Author : Yoko Tawada
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Ethics
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In a near-future when the old live almost-forever and the young are swept away by strange new ailments, an elderly man fights to keep his beloved great-grandson alive....

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