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Man Into Woman: The First Sex Change by Lili Elbe

This novel tells the fascinating and heartbreaking account of Einar Wegener’s transition into Lili Elbe. Einar was an artist in the late 1920’s. His wife, Grete, was too and one day he helped her with a painting by dressing as the model – a woman. 42 more words

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Bạn Chanh - Giá Oản Chúc

À, đầu tiên để nói về truyện này, hôm trước tôi có hỏi một em là có phải truyện này do em ấy chuyển ngữ không, câu trả lời nhận được là thừa nhận, sau đó nói thêm là “thôi chị đừng đọc truyện này, nó biến thái lắm”. 1,721 more words

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A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara

This novel begins by telling the stories of four close college friends, but ultimately focuses on one of them in particular – Jude. He and his unspeakable past are the book’s fulcrum. 108 more words

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Delicious Foods by James Hannaham

The beginning of this book grabs you. You’re held and immersed in the gut-wrenching story of Darlene, a drug addict since the horrible death of her husband. 92 more words

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Snow Flower and the Secret Fan by Lisa See

This novel is set in nineteenth-century China and tells about the life-long friendship of Lily and Snow Flower. They mainly communicate by writing on a silk fan in nu shu, a secret language created by Chinese women, which men couldn’t decipher. 42 more words

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Remainder by Tom McCarthy

A man receives enormous financial compensation for a mysterious accident, which—it becomes obvious—has greatly affected him. He becomes obsessed with recreating settings and events, and the reader is told about them in excruciating detail.  35 more words

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