Heaven  


Heaven
Europa Editions | August 16, 2022 | 176 pages
ISBN: 9781609457457

SHORTLISTED FOR THE 2022 INTERNATIONAL BOOKER PRIZE "A raw, painful, and tender portrait of adolescent misery... This book is very likely to make you cry."--Lily Meyer, NPR With profound tenderness and sensitivity, Japanese literary superstar Mieko Kawakami turns her unique gaze onto the causes and effects of violence. Raw but revelatory, this novel stands as a dazzling confirmation of Kawakami's standing as one of her country's most insightful and compelling novelists.