Convenience Store Woman by Sayaka Murata

Publisher: Granta Books
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Length: 163 pages
Translated Fiction | Japanese Fiction | Contemporary Fiction

CW: n/a

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…

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