The House of the Lost on the Cape

by: Sachiko Kashiwaba
illustrated by: Yukiko Saito

Moeka is supposed to be taken in by relatives after losing her parents. Yurie is running away from her abusive husband. They both disembark at a train at a station up north, but their fates change when a huge earthquake and tsunami strike. _ e pair are lost for words when asked to identify themselves at the evacuation shelter, but a mysterious old lady gives them a hand… This book is a fantasy themed around the 2011 Tohoku earthquake and tsunami featuring three women who end up living together as a kind of family. Winner of the 54th Noma Prize for Juvenile Literature.

Published year : 2015 Senptember

Pages : 272

Dimension of book : 200 × 140 mm