OGAWA, Yoko

The Memory Police

Something strange has been happening on an island for some time: everyday things disappear, and so does the memory of those things. For example, the book begins with the disappearance of the birds: one day...

The Housekeeper and the Professor

A maid, with a ten-year-old son, takes care of an amnesiac mathematician who, after an accident, is only able to remember what happened before 1975, or the last 80 minutes of his life. The man manages to...