New book by Deaf Tokyo assembly woman who was former writing hostess

October 14, 2015  

The publisher, Corporation KADOKAWA in Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo will sell a new book by Saito Rie, titled "Frankly - Note by writing assembly woman and her struggles" (1,300 yen + tax) on October 21, 2015.

After Saito was Ginza NO.1 as a hostess who communicated by means of writing, she wrote a book titled "The Writing Hostess," about her half a lifetime and experience was published. It was a best seller of 390,000 copies of total.

Saito was elected as one of the Kita-ku assembly members in Tokyo in April, 2015 winning the top 6,630 votes, the largest in Kita-ku history. She is active to achieve "the barrier free of the heart" for 2020 Tokyo Paralympics in at present.

In the book she relates frankly about a deep-rooted strife with her mother, child rearing and a confrontation with disability. 

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