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The heart remembers / Jan-Philipp Sendker ; translated from the German by Kevin Wiliarty.

Sendker, Jan-Philipp, (author.). Wiliarty, Kevin, (translator.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Bethlehem Area Public Library System.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Lehigh Valley Library System. (Show)

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bethlehem Main Library f (Text) 33062009451031 New Adult Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781590518410
  • ISBN: 1590518411
  • Physical Description: 384 pages ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Other Press, [2021]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Originally published in German as Das Ged├Ąchtnis des Herzens in 2019 by Karl Blessing Verlag, Munich."--Title page verso.
Summary, etc.:
"Twelve-year-old Ko Bo Bo lives with his uncle U Ba in Kalaw, a town in Burma. He is a child with an unusual gift: Bo Bo can read people's emotions in their eyes. His father comes to visit him once a year, and he can hardly remember his mother. Then U Ba tells him of a great love, which threatens to break down in the whirlwind of political events; of the bravery of the heart; and of Bo Bo's mother's mysterious illness. Convinced that he can heal her, Bo Bo decides to set out in search of his parents"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Boys > Fiction.
Ability > Fiction.
Telepathy > Fiction.
Mothers and sons > Fiction.
Burma > Fiction.
Genre: Bildungsromans.
Domestic fiction.

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