The Salaryman’s Wife

by Sujata Massey | Mystery & Thrillers |
ISBN: 0061044431 Global Overview for this book
Registered by wingSoozreaderwing of Joensuu, Pohjois-Karjala / Norra Karelen Finland on 1/15/2023
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Journal Entry 1 by wingSoozreaderwing from Joensuu, Pohjois-Karjala / Norra Karelen Finland on Sunday, January 15, 2023
From the back cover: Japanese-American Rei Shimura is a 27-year-old English teacher living in one of Tokyo’s seediest neighborhoods. She doesn’t make much money, but she wouldn’t go back home to California even if she had a free ticket (which, thanks to her parents, she does). Her independence is threatened, however, when a getaway to an ancient castle town is marred by murder. Rei is the first to find the beautiful wife of a high-powered businessman dead in the snow. Taking charge, as usual, Rei searches for clues by crashing a funeral, posing as a bar-girl, and somehow ending up pursued by police and paparazzi alike. In the meantime, she manages to piece together a strange, ever-changing puzzle – one that is built on lies and held together by years of sex and deception.

Released 1 yr ago (1/20/2023 UTC) at By mail / post / courier, By Mail/Post/Courier -- Controlled Releases

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This book is on its way to the next reader as a part of the wishlist tag game. Happy reading!

Journal Entry 3 by wingTanamowing at Hinckley, Leicestershire United Kingdom on Friday, January 27, 2023
Safely received in the UK. Thank you.

Journal Entry 4 by wingTanamowing at Hinckley, Leicestershire United Kingdom on Sunday, April 23, 2023
I found this slow going at first, probably because I know so little about Japanese culture. However I soon engaged with the novel and had to continue in order to know who the perpetrator was as I had absolutely no idea. This was because so many of the characters seemed to have something to hid. Consequently the ending was a surprise to me and that doesn't happen too often so I congratulate the author on keeping me in suspense.

Journal Entry 5 by wingTanamowing at Binghamton, New York USA on Saturday, July 8, 2023

Released 11 mos ago (7/11/2023 UTC) at Binghamton, New York USA

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Mailed to another bookcrosser who has this on their wishlist.

Journal Entry 6 by wingLaveggioCoffeewing at Binghamton, New York USA on Tuesday, July 18, 2023
Received today.......thanks so much.....adding to MT TBR

Journal Entry 7 by wingLaveggioCoffeewing at Binghamton, New York USA on Friday, January 19, 2024
I loved this book, and was surprised at the ending also. To me that adds to a good mystery. I'll definitely be on the lookout for more in this series.

Thanks again for sending - reserving for an upcoming bookbox

Journal Entry 8 by wingLaveggioCoffeewing at -- Bookbox, -- By post or by hand/ in person -- USA on Thursday, May 16, 2024

Released 1 mo ago (5/15/2024 UTC) at -- Bookbox, -- By post or by hand/ in person -- USA

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sent off in the Around the World Bookbox #3
Happy Travels

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Journal Entry 9 by winghaahaahaa98wing at LFL - Thomas St (52) in Belmont, Massachusetts USA on Friday, May 17, 2024

Released 1 mo ago (5/17/2024 UTC) at LFL - Thomas St (52) in Belmont, Massachusetts USA

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Releasing into a Little Free Library.


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