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The Language of Threads by Gail Tsukiyama

Now we finally learn what happened to Pei, as she leaves the silk house for Hong Kong in the 1930s, arriving with a young orphan, Ji Shen, in her care. 193 more words

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The Garden of Evening Mists by Tan Twan Eng

★★★☆☆

The Garden of Evening Mists has become one of the most popular titles in Malaysian literature. It’s widely recognized in Southeast Asia since it gained fame as the winner of the 2012 Man Asian Literary Prize. 159 more words

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Norwegian Wood: Sweet Beginning to Murakami's Surrealist Lair

Norwegian Wood (ノルウェイの森, Noruwei no Mori)
Translated by Jay Rubin
Cover design by John Gall
Published by Vintage International

Buat peminat pemula Murakami emang lebih pas membaca buku ini terlebih dahulu sebelum menjajal karya-karya beliau lainnya. 279 more words

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The White Tiger

It’s pretty hard to find a great fiction book which is both entertaining and able to remind us that many things are not what they seem to be. 872 more words

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