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Norwegian Wood: Sweet Beginning to Murakami's Surrealist Lair

Norwegian Wood (ノルウェイの森, Noruwei no Mori)
Translated by Jay Rubin
Cover design by John Gall
Published by Vintage International

Buat peminat pemula Murakami emang lebih pas membaca buku ini terlebih dahulu sebelum menjajal karya-karya beliau lainnya. 279 more words

Asian Literature

The White Tiger

It’s pretty hard to find a great fiction book which is both entertaining and able to remind us that many things are not what they seem to be. 872 more words


The Last Quarter of the Moon by Chi Zijian


I absolutely love this book, but I feel so disgusted with myself now. This story tells the long tale of an Evenki tribe, living in the mountains of Northeastern China. 116 more words


The Hen Who Dreamed She Could Fly by Sun-Mi Hwang


Katie O’Book, one of my favorite booktubers, did a review of Hwang’s Leafie, a Hen into the WildI loved her review but since the book wasn’t translated into English yet, I had to put the title in the back of my mind. 721 more words


Review: Last Words from Montmartre by Qiu Miaojin

Last Words from Montmartre
Qiu Miaojin
NYRB Classics June 3, 2014
176 Pages
ISBN13: 9781590177259
A copy was provided in exchange for an honest review  211 more words


New Cover!

What do you think of the new cover for “A Night Game in Seoul”?


A Game in Seoul -- A Novel for the Curious

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What’s your favorite night game? For Americans Abby & Danso there’s only one game to play–the mind game of ex-lovers. And there’s no better place to play than in Shillim. 213 more words