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The Nichi Bei Weekly review of 'In the Woods of Memory' by Shun Medoruma

Thomas Joel - Tuesday, January 16, 2018

The Ichi Bei Weeklya Japanese-American community-focused publication based in San Francisco, recently reviewed Shun Medoruma's In the Woods of Memory, calling it "a tapestry of trauma in Okinawa" that "offers an in-depth look at the residual of war."  

Here's a taste of the review:

"The brilliance of the novel is in how Medoruma weaves together a tapestry of individual points of view to illuminate how trauma and war memories impacts so many individuals and the residual effect that can be carried into the next generation."

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