Title Fear and Trembling: A Novel
Book Condition Very Good
Publisher St. Martin's Griffin 2004
0312347324 / 9780312347321
Seller ID RWARE0000035840
A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. According to ancient Japanese protocol, foreigners deigning to approach the emperor did so only with fear and trembling. Terror and self-abasement con veyed respect. Amélie, our well-intentioned and eager young Western heroine , goes to Japan to spend a year working at the Yumimoto Corporation. Return ing to the land where she was born is the fulfillment of a dream for Amélie ; working there turns into comic nightmare. Alternately disturbing and hilarious, unbelievable and shatteringly convincing, Fear and Trembling will keep readers clutching tight to the pages of this taut little novel, caught up in the throes of fear, trembling, and, ultimately, delight.