My year of meats

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Description
Jane, a struggling filmmaker in New York, is given her big break, a chance to travel through the United States to produce a Japanese television program sponsored by American meat exporters. Meanwhile, Akiko, a painfully thin Japanese woman struggling with bulimia, is being pressured by her child-craving husband to put some meat on her bones, literally. How Jane's and Akiko's lives intersect in wacky crosscultural collisions provides romance, humor, intrigue, and even a muckraking message about questionable meat and the homogenization of America.
More Details
ISBN:
9780140280463
9781481599313
Also in This Series
More Like This
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 2624511a-0ae9-3ee9-79f0-40b02a6e9eb2
Grouping Title my year of meats
Grouping Author ozeki ruth l
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-12-12 04:48:37AM
Last Indexed 2018-12-12 04:51:55AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author Ruth L. Ozeki
author_display Ozeki, Ruth L
collection_arlington Adult Fiction
detailed_location_arlington Columbia Pike Adult Fiction
display_description As she films a 52-part series on wholesome American beef for Japanese television, director Jane Takagi-Little of New York realizes she is doing her viewers a disservice and sabotages the show. Combines exposure of unhealthy production of meat and a cross-cultural view of America.
format_arlington Book, eAudiobook
format_category_arlington Audio Books, Books, eBook
id 2624511a-0ae9-3ee9-79f0-40b02a6e9eb2
isbn 9780140280463, 9781481599313
item_details ils:.b19467734|.i21010110|Columbia Pike Adult Fiction|F OZEKI|||1|false|false|||||In Transit|Dec 10, 2018|oaf||, overdrive:c1d670df-afd9-4df2-9f9b-24f22786e496|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eAudiobook|Audio Books|1|false|true|OverDrive|||OverDrive MP3 Audiobook,OverDrive Listen|Available Online||||
itype_arlington , Paperback
last_indexed 2018-12-12T09:51:55.09Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_arlington F OZEKI, Online OverDrive
owning_library_arlington Arlington Public Library, Aurora Hills, Central, Cherrydale, Columbia Pike, Connection Crystal City, Detention Center, Glencarlyn, Local History, Plaza, Shirlington, Westover
owning_location_arlington Columbia Pike
primary_isbn 9780140280463
publishDate 1999, 2005
record_details ils:.b19467734|Book|Books||English|Penguin Books,|1999.|366 pages, 16 pages reader's guide ; 20., overdrive:c1d670df-afd9-4df2-9f9b-24f22786e496|eAudiobook|Audio Books||English|Blackstone Publishing|2005|
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_arlington
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
overdrive:c1d670df-afd9-4df2-9f9b-24f22786e496 -1 Available Online Available Online false true true false false false
ils:.b19467734 .i21010110 In Transit In Transit false false true false false true 9999
subject_facet Infertility, Female -- Japan -- Fiction, Japan -- Fiction, Meat industry and trade -- Japan -- Fiction, Television programs -- Japan -- Fiction, Women -- Japan -- Fiction, Women television producers and directors -- Japan -- Fiction
title_display My year of meats
title_full My Year of Meats, My year of meats / Ruth L. Ozeki
title_short My year of meats
title_sub
topic_facet Fiction, Humor (Fiction), Romance