Convenience Store Woman

£12.99

Keiko has never really fitted in. At school and university people find her odd and her family worries she’ll never be normal. To appease them, Keiko takes a job at a newly opened convenience store. Here, she finds peace and purpose in the simple, daily tasks and routine interactions. She is, she comes to understand, happiest as a convienience store worker. But in Keiko’s social circlel it just won’t do for an unmarried woman to spend all her time stacking shelves and re-ordering green tea.

ISBN: 9781846276842 Author: Murata, Sayaka Publisher: Granta Books Publication Date: 2nd May 2019 Imprint: Granta Books Cover: Paperback Dewey: 895.636 (edition:23) Pages: 163 Language: English Edition: 1st paperback ed Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subject:

Meet Keiko.Keiko is 36 years old. She’s never had a boyfriend, and she’s been working in the same supermarket for eighteen years.Keiko’s family wishes she’d get a proper job. Her friends wonder why she won’t get married.But Keiko knows what makes her happy, and she’s not going to let anyone come between her and her convenience store…*Convenience Store Woman comes in three different colours; the colour you receive will be chosen at random*

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