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When We Were Orphans

By Kazuo Ishiguro

After reading The Buried Giant, I happened on When We Were Orphans by the same writer in a charity shop, so I thought I’d give it a try too. 233 more words


September - Never let me go

Well I did at least manage to read both books this month, which is a miracle in itself. I did not love them both, but at least I didn’t walk away from either. 642 more words

Book Club

Mob Psycho 100 : Mob and Reigen ~A Giant Tsuchinoko Appears~ [END]

Episode 12

“Mob to Reigen” (モブと霊幻)

It is with sad hearts that Mob Psycho is coming to a end. How will we ever get over to what happened in episode 11? 697 more words


Mob Psycho 100 : Master ~Leader~

Episode 11

Shishou: Leader (師匠~leader~)

How to describe the last episode? Dramatic? Action packed? Heartbreaking?

What is Reigen doing at Claw’s HQ, just what is going on? 578 more words


Sometimes I get so immersed in my own company

Sometimes I get so immersed in my own company, if I unexpectedly run into someone I know, it’s a bit of a shock and takes me a while to adjust.

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The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro

This book was horrible.

It would seem that I was right to be skeptical of this book when I listed it on my picks for… 1,036 more words


When we were Orphans by Kazuo Ishiguro

Christopher Banks is a successful detective in England however he has one unsolved mystery from his past to solve: the disappearance of his parents when he was a small boy living in the International Settlement in Shanghai. 235 more words