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Mary Lynn Bracht “White Chrysanthemum”

“Some historians believe fifty thousand to two hundred thousand Korean women and girls were stolen,…

Posted in Cultural Fiction Historical War

Tan Twan Eng “The Garden of Evening Mists”

“From what you’ve been telling me, it’s just about aesthetics, isn’t it? The garden I…

Posted in Cultural Fiction Historical Nobel Prize

Mo Yan “Big Breasts and Wide Hips”

This book is a winner of the Nobel Prize in literature. Mo Yan is most…

Posted in Cultural Fantasy Fiction Magical Realism

Haruki Murakami “Kafka on the Shore”

If you like to read something unordinary and little bit surreal, then that is a…