I guess it’s been a really long time since the last post, considering that I had been updating the blog fairly regularly. But sometimes, things beyond my control happen, like semester exams. 366 more words
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The Narrow Road to the Deep North is a love story unfolding over half a century between a doctor and his uncle’s wife.
Taking its title from one of the most famous books in Japanese literature, written by the great haiku poet Basho, Flanagan’s novel has as its heart one of the most infamous episodes of Japanese history, the construction of the Thailand-Burma Death Railway in World War II. 61 more words