Everything you need to understand or teach Memoirs of a Geisha by Arthur Golden.
Memoirs of a Geisha follows the life of a young girl from a small Japanese fishing village who becomes one of the most sought after Geisha's in Tokyo. Her desire to succeed is only matched by her secret wish to become important enough to catch the eye of the man who she secretly admires and loves from afar. Her dreams eventually become reality, though the cost is high and the journey is long, and her story is one of aching loneliness followed by a love so strong she would leave all that she knows to have it.
Memoirs of a Geisha Lesson Plans contain 190 pages of teaching material, including: