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Cage by Kenzo Kitakata
Book DescriptionKazuya Takino used to be a yakuza gangster but all he wants now is a quiet life running a supermarket. For the time being, the |Manager Takino| persona seems to hold up, but when someone attempts to blackmail his store, the beast in him chafes against the bars of the cage he's put himself in. Once he leaves the cage he can never go back in. Pursuing Takino is Detective Takagi, smoker of French cigarettes and reader of stark modernist poems. Takino is what every man fantasises himself to be, Takagi is what he can soberly aspire to become.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781932234244
(210mm x 140mm x 15mm)
Imprint: Vertical Inc.
Publisher: Vertical Inc.
Publish Date: 6-Jan-2007
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Kenzo Kitakata
City of Refuge, Paperback (November 2012)
"Originally published in Japanese as Nogare no matchi by Shueisha, Tokyo, 1982"--Title page verso.
Winter Sleep, Paperback (September 2004)
An ex-con painter who, in searching to elevate his art, takes on two students to literally explosive effect. Kitakata's famed dialogue- on art and aesthetics-bears on larger issues: love, life, coolness.
Ashes, Hardback (January 2003)» View all books by Kenzo Kitakata
What "The Sopranos" does for the American mafia, "Ashes" does for the Japanese yakuza. Tanaka is a gang boss who has fallen out of favor and realizes he must swim against the current to regain his power.
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Author Biography - Kenzo Kitakata
Kenzo Kitakata is the undisputed don of hardboiled and mystery writing in Japan, where he has received numerous literary awards. "The Cage" won the Japan Mystery Writers Association Award and is his third novel to appear in English. His American debut "Ashes" was one of "Las Vegas Mercury's" 10 Best Novels of 2003, a BookSense Selection, and a "Village Voice" Summer Read.
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