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Book is missing translator’s name 2 16 Jan 25, Espinacca Yukiko’s Spinach exists as a revelry in a moment, a snapshot of the perfect vacation marred only by the inevitable collapse and loss at its conclusion. As a book primarily interested in Yukiko’s temporary place as Boilet’s carnal muse, the book amusingly from a very meta perspective goes to deliberate lengths to demonstrate Boilet’s part as a persistent, attentive lover.

There’s a problem loading this menu right now. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Boilet exploits what looks like photos retouched to look more like comics, but the style matches well with the story and the non-photo-realistic intermezzos are also good.

However, Boilet was just an extremely unpleasant character. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. He seems to see himself as a lonely, screwed-over, poetic flaneur falling in love with femme fatale-like women just to be dumped again.


At the he Narrator or character? Boilet’s character in the story seems part of an expatriated group of French artistic types and is familiar enough with Japan and the ins and outs of the culture to behave as some kind of nouvelle native.

There would be something left: The reader sees the story espinacs almost entirely in the first person. Through this scattering of vision, Boilet unveils a character that might otherwise remain unknown.

Yukiko’s Spinach

It’s a curious technique and we are treated to a man with a perspective that roams over the entirety of his surroundings, rarely meeting Yukiko’s gaze eye-to-eye. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Get ykiko, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Ears, nose, neck, breasts, and so on.

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Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Whatever his purpose, Yukiko’s Spinach at least functions as much as a glance into the marriage of distinct cultures as Yukiko’s “spinach” does within the context of her and Boilet’s relationship.

I must say that I enjoyed the drawing style. When he arrives at her navel, he mispronounces as he is speaking entirely in Japanese and uses a word that sounds like spinach rather than like navel.

This is a brisk read, but one lovingly created and gorgeous to behold. It’s unlike anything I’ve ever seen. On a couple occasions, the drawings feel awkward such as when he depicts a fellow French expat who may be leering bizarrely at Yukikobut on the whole they are accomplished and yukkio well within his d. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life.


Even though I didn’t enjoy the story so much, I would still recommend checking it out espinacq you have one. Share your thoughts with other customers. I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? I’ll be brief and to-the-point: But when one considers that this is presented as autobiographical, the book moves beyond merely a statement about interpersonal intimacy and into a whole realm of psycho-social cross-cultural dynamics.

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It’s something that matches the main character. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Open Preview See a Problem? In Yukiko’s Spinach, the reader is most often placed deliberately in the position of the French man in a new relationship with a Japanese woman, in Japan.

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