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Serenade by Heather McKenzie

Set in an iconic Canadian setting, this novel is an action-packed YA romance.

4/5 stars.
Read from December 20 to 21, 2016.
ebook.

Cheers to Heather McKenzie for providing me an ARC edition of this book for an honest review. 645 more words

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The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle by Haruki Murakami

Is it possible, in the final analysis, for one human being to achieve perfect understanding of another?”

4/5 stars.
Read from October 01 to 18, 2016.

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Our Cats Are More Famous Than Us by Ananth Hirsh and Yuko Ota

An internet meme meets a romantic comedy, with cats. And it’s everything you could have hoped for.

4/5 stars.
ebook, 416 pages.
Read from November 02 to 03, 2016. 343 more words

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The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger

Well written love stories do exist!

4/5 stars.
Hardcover, 518 pages.
Read from July 11 to 13, 2016.

This is one of those books that kept popping up for me. 567 more words

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The Vegetarian by Han Kang

4/5 stars.
ebook, 160 pages.
Read from May 20 to 24, 2016.

Is this strange book?  Yes, but it’s also a great book in which you can’t deny its beauty and potency.  907 more words

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The Swimmers by Joaquín Pérez Azaústre

4/5 stars.
ebook, 230 pages.
Read from June 26 to 28, 2016.

I’m pushing this review ahead as I need to process what I just read. 1,000 more words

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The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck

4/5 stars.
Paperback, 379 pages.
Read from May 09 to 18, 2016.

I picked up this gem at a second-hand bookstore in Hong Kong. It’s a book that I’ve always wanted to read and it seemed fitting to read it now that I am living in Asia. 604 more words

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