Spinning tropics : a novel

ISBN: 0307473694, 9780307473691
OCLC Number: 318870121
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
Author: Aska Mochizuki
Translator: Wayne P. Lammers
Language: en
Publisher: Vintage Books
Publication Place: New York
Japanese Copyright Year: 2007
English Publication Date: 2009
Notes: Japanese title: Kaiten suru nettai.
Related: Vintage contemporaries original
Abstract: When Yun becomes one of Hiro's students, they are instantly drawn to each other. Hiro is a young Japanese woman who has recently moved to Vietnam to be a language teacher, and Yun is a shy, young Vietnamese woman studying Japanese, determined to make a better life for herself. For both of them, it is their first time in love with another woman. But when a businessman befriends Hiro, Yun grows jealous, and a complicated love triangle forms.