The Piano Teacher: A Novel

The Piano Teacher: A Novel

Janice Y. K. Lee

"A infrequent and beautiful tale . . . Transports you out of time, misplaced, right into a global you could think in your very skin." —Elizabeth Gilbert

Janice Y.K. Lee's most recent novel, The Expatriates, is now to be had from Viking
The New York Times bestseller 

within the sweeping culture of The English Patient, Janice Y.K. Lee's debut novel is a story of affection and betrayal set in war-torn Hong Kong. In 1942, Englishman Will Truesdale falls headlong right into a passionate courting with Trudy Liang, a stunning Eurasian socialite. yet their affair is quickly threatened by way of the invasion of the japanese as global battle II overwhelms their a part of the area. Ten years later, Claire Pendleton involves Hong Kong to paintings as a piano instructor and likewise starts a fateful affair. because the threads of this spellbinding novel intertwine, very unlikely offerings emerge-between love and safeguard, braveness and survival, the current, and notably, the previous.

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