Nip the Buds, Shoot the Kids by Kenzaburō Ōe

Nip the Buds, Shoot the Kids (芽むしり仔撃ち Memushiri kouchi; also known as "Pluck the Bud and Destroy the Offspring") is a 1958 novel by Japanese author Kenzaburō Ōe. It is Ōe's first novel, written when he was 23 years old. It was originally published in 1958. The English version was translated in 1995.

The 1171st greatest fiction book of all time


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Nip the Buds, Shoot the Kids Audible Audiobook 46288 $17.95 2011
Nip the Buds Shoot the Kids Paperback 789411 $68.84 $6.16 1996
Arrancad las semillas, fusilad a los niños / Nip the Buds, Shoot the Kids (Spanish Edition) Paperback 4855576 $20.92 $27.96 1999
Nip The Buds, Shoot The Kids Hardcover 1344207 $4.99 $1.25 2000
Nip the Buds, Shoot the Kids Paperback 12045862 $16.12 $3.71 1996
Nip the Buds, Shoot the Kids Hardcover 4051572 $18.27 $3.80
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By Kenzaburo Oe Nip the Buds, Shoot the Kids Paperback 14443822 $43.00 $3.97 1905
Nip the Buds, Shoot the Kids Paperback 1047323 $9.00 $1.39 1996