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Book Review: The Vegetarian by Han Kang, Deborah Smith (Translator)

    My Review: This book was able to show, in a very vivid way, different ugly aspects of the human nature. The vegetarian is a collection of three novella, all of which revolve around Yeong-hye; however, we don’t always see things from her perspective. In the 1st novella, it is told from her husband’s…… Continue reading Book Review: The Vegetarian by Han Kang, Deborah Smith (Translator)

Book Review · Bookish · Contemporary · Diversity · Kensington · Own Voices · Thriller · WOC · YA

Book Review: Girl on the Verge by Pintip Dunn

Title: Girl on the Verge Author: Pintip Dunn Publisher: Kensington Publication Date: June 27th, 2017 Genre: YA, Contemporary, Thriller Format: Ebook My Rating: 4/5 stars   Plot: How far would you go to belong? In her small Kansas town, at her predominantly white school, Kanchana doesn’t look like anyone else. But at home, her Thai grandmother chides her for being too westernized.…… Continue reading Book Review: Girl on the Verge by Pintip Dunn

Book Review · Bookish · Contemporary · YA

Book Review: Goodbye Days by Jeff Zentner

Title: Goodbye Days Author: Jeff Zentner Publisher: Penguin Random House Publication Date: April 6th, 2017 Genre: YA, Contemporary, Realistic Fiction Format: Review e-copy My Rating: 4.5/5 stars   Blurb: Can a text message destroy your life? Carver Briggs never thought a simple text would cause a fatal crash, killing his three best friends, Mars, Eli,…… Continue reading Book Review: Goodbye Days by Jeff Zentner