Review of Autumn Light -Japan’s Season Of Fire And Farewells

Pico Iyer’s meditation on autumn, a love letter to Japan

Cover of Pico Iyer’s book — Autumn Light

Pico Iyer’s Autumn Light: Season of Fire and Farewells reads like a love letter to the country that Iyer calls home for several months each year. Married to Hiroko, a native of Kyoto who walked out of a traditional marriage with her two kids decades ago, Iyer has lived…