The Salaryman"s Wife

by Sujata Massey

Publisher: HarperTorch

Written in English
Cover of: The Salaryman
Published: Pages: 432 Downloads: 890
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  • Mystery & Detective - Series,
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  • Edition Notes

    SeriesRei Shimura (1)
    The Physical Object
    FormatMass Market Paperback
    Number of Pages432
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9241641M
    ISBN 100061044431
    ISBN 109780061044434

  NY Times Book Review. Masseys hardcover debut, following the Salarymans Wife (an Agatha winner for Best First Novel) and Zen Attitude, brings back Rei Shimura, a Japanese American antiques dealer and accidental sleuth living in Tokyo.5/5(2).   The uniform. Dressing like a salaryman is harder than it looks. There's a certain scuffed quality to the black lace-up dress shoes, a particular worn-out shine to the black suit, a type of. Sujata Massey She was a features reporter for the Baltimore Evening Sun before becoming a full-time novelist. Her novels have won the Agatha, Shamus and Macavity awards and been finalists for the Edgar, Anthony, Harper Lee Legal Fiction and Mary Higgins Clark prizes. Let’s take a look at The Salaryman’s Wife by Sujata Massey for our ongoing research into older mystery series.. The Salaryman’s Wife* by Sujata Massey (*Amazon Affiliate link) First in the Rei Shimura mystery series, originally published in Summary: Rei Shimura is a year-old Japanese-American woman living in Tokyo, where she barely scrapes by teaching English.

  The Salaryman's Wife (Paperback): Massey, Sujata: Japanese-American Rei Shimura is a 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 . The Salaryman's Wife by Sujata Massey won the Agatha award for best first novel. By the end of the book I didn't care who did it. I didn't care about the victim of the crime or any of the characters except, perhaps, for the protagonist. I didn't care enough about her, though, to .   The Birdman’s Wife is a novel that will appeal to bird fanciers and devotees of John Gould’s monographs. The story is told from the perspective of Gould’s wife, Elizabeth, and begins in when she is twenty-four, and meets Gould for the first time.

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The Salaryman's Wife is an entertaining first novel by Sujata Massey. The mystery is set in Japan and narrated through the character of Rei Shimura, a Japanese-American woman, born and raised in America but now teaching English in Tokyo and /5().

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In this book, Rei goes to a mountain resort and she is roped into solving a murder of the eponymous salaryman's wife. The plot of the murder mystery was a bit long and I've been reading this series out of order and I finally read the first Rei Shimura book/5. The Salaryman's Wife is an unusual book--a universal appeal murder mystery with a distinctly Asian American feel.

Sujata Massey's hip, female, Asian American, something protagonist spins the story from Japan's mountain ranges to the backstreets of Tokyo in a riveting, page-turning style that will make readers late for work.5/5(5).

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Haunted by a forbidden love, she is caught between the raging independence. 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 /5(9). She is the author of The Salaryman's Wife, Zen Attitude, The Flower Master, The Floating Girl, The Bride's Kimono, The Samurai's Daughter, The Pearl Diver, and The Typhoon Lover.

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The salaryman's wife. [Sujata Massey] -- Japanese-American Rei Shimura is a 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.

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.

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The Salaryman's Wife (Book): Massey, Sujata: Baker & TaylorDuring a sightseeing trip, Rei Shimura, a young Japanese-American English teacher living in Tokyo, stumbles upon the body of the wife of a powerful businessman and turns sleuth to solve the crime, crashing a funeral, masquerading as a bar girl, and pursued by police in her search for clues.

Read: The Salaryman's Wife, Author: Sujata Massey, free book online in EPUB, TXT, Pdf at   I enjoyed this book and the mystery created by the author enough that I've ordered the next two books in the series following "Zen Attitude" which I think is even better than this book.

That is to say that I feel the mystery is more complex than "The Salaryman's Wife" with more characters. Sujata Massey is an excellent writer/5(63). 📘 Lee Ahora 📥 Descargar Descripción - Japanese-American Rei Shimura is a 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.). The book is as all SM's books an easy read however I did find that the very beginning did not captivate me as much as the other books that I have read.

I wondered if this coul have been due to the fact that it was the first book as after30 pages or so The book improved and I was again drawn into Rei's Japan with all the problems of a " half /5(69). Sujata Massey was a reporter for the Baltimore Evening Sun and spent several years in Japan teaching English and studying Japanese.

She is the author of The Salaryman's Wife, Zen Attitude, The Flower Master, The Floating Girl, The Bride's Kimono, The Samurai's Daughter, The Pearl Diver, and The Typhoon Lover.

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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.

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In the meantime, she manages to piece together a strange. Sujata Massey presents Book 1 in the Rei Shimura Mysteries series. Full Synopsis Japanese-American Rei Shimura is a twenty-seven-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).

The Railwayman’s Wife is a three-pronged story that explores life, grief, and how to cope with the intersection of the two, written in a sweeping, if at times overly lyrical, style that conveys the breadth of emotions the characters feel. The Salaryman's Wife (Rei Shimura Mysteries Book 1) eBook: Massey, Sujata: : Kindle Store4/5(3).

The Salaryman's Wife by Sujata Massey Generally when I read a book I find myself curious about the location in which the book takes places. Interestingly, after finishing Massey's first Rei Shimura novel I had the exact opposite response.

I have little to no interest in visiting Japan based on Massey's description of the people and the culture. The Salarymans Wife i The Salaryman's Wife is an entertaining first novel by Sujata Massey. The mystery is set in Japan and narrated through the character of Rei Shimura, a Japanese-American woman, born and raised in America but now teaching English in Tokyo and pursuing her passion for collecting Japanese antiques/5(5).

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She doesn't make much money, but she wouldn't go back home to California even if she had a free ticket. Her independence is shaken, however, when a getaway to an ancient castle town is marred by the murder of the beautiful wife of a high. A salaryman (サラリーマン, sararīman) is a salaried worker and, more specifically, a Japanese white-collar worker who shows overriding loyalty and commitment to the corporation where he works.

Salarymen are expected to work long hours, additional overtime, to participate in after-work leisure activities such as drinking, singing karaoke and visiting hostess bars with colleagues, and to.

The Salaryman's Wife (Downloadable Audiobook): Massey, Sujata: Rei Shimura is a 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. Her independence is shaken, however, when a getaway to an ancient castle town is marred by the murder of the beautiful wife of a high."The Salaryman's Wife" (Reviewed by Cindy Lynn Speer MAY, 15 ) "What had looked like bark was a frozen length of human hair.

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