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Review: The Year of the Dog

The Year of the Dog by Grace Lin.
Little, Brown, and Co, Hachette Book Group, New York, 2006 (my edition 2007).
Realistic fiction, 140 pages + excerpts. 665 more words


Where the Mountain Meets the Moon

In Where the Mountain Meets the Moon by Grace Lin we meet a girl named Minli who is determined to change her family’s fortune.  Both her parents work all day in the fields for just enough food to put on the table.  327 more words

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Book Club Poll: Choose a book for Feb & Mar 2018!

We’ll be introducing the two books up for the vote below. Head over to our Twitter poll to choose which book you’d like to read! 231 more words

Young Adult Fiction

Welcome the story-tellers

A new year, a new chance to tell you about books you might love. Today, a set of three books that weave folktales and myths into the journeys of three children and their fellow travelers. 395 more words


Author love: Grace Lin


One of my favorite authors is Grace Lin. I love both her realistic novels like Year of the Dog as well as fantasy novels like… 148 more words


My Fangirl Plans Have Went Awry

If you are a book lover there is nothing better than discovering a new author and IMMENSELY enjoying the first book you read by him/her. For me that was… 409 more words

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Di sebuah gubuk reyot di kaki Gunung Nirbuah, Minli tinggal bersama kedua orangtuanya. Mereka bekerja keras setiap hari di sawah, menanam padi yang hanya cukup untuk dimakan mereka bertiga. 274 more words