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Gail Tsukiyama's Epic Family Saga
Date of Review: 
Sep.30.2007
Reviewer: 
Malena Watrous
Source: 
San Francisco Chronicle

Don’t be misled by the flowery title of Gail Tsukiyama’s latest novel, The Street of a Thousand Blossoms. Her prose is spare, poetic and unsentimental, much like the haiku that separate the different parts of this epic family saga set in Japan.