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I Reviewed Your Book and Now You’re Upset by My Honesty

I didn’t want to write about this because I’ve clearly typed in my Review Policy and Rating System pages that my reviews have “no-sugar coating” (that was before, I edited it so that it’ll be more explicit now) and that I will be completely a.k.a. 100% honest in them while trying to be as objective as possible.… Continue reading I Reviewed Your Book and Now You’re Upset by My Honesty

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Listicle Tag : Fictional Worlds I Wanna Live In

And maybe get killed in/die in too. Considering my poor impulse control, and the fact that I’m easily distracted. Okay, maybe my choices aren’t such great ideas after all but I don’t really want to think beyond “YAZ, CHANCE. YAZ, THIS WORLD!” Ugh, conflicting thoughts. Ugh, I need to stop type-rambling. ANYWAY. Thanks so much… Continue reading Listicle Tag : Fictional Worlds I Wanna Live In

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Desire by Haruki Murakami

Desire by Haruki Murakami Published: 2017 by Vintage Classics Genre(s): Fiction, Japanese Literature Pages: 128 Format: Paperback ISBN: 9781784872632 Goodreads Amazon Do you hear that? That’s the sound of my heart cracking due to mild disappointment. Why? Because silly me thought that this cute little book will have five new short stories by my favourite Japanese author. But, the reality… Continue reading Desire by Haruki Murakami

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Strange Weather in Tokyo by Hiromi Kawakami

Strange Weather in Tokyo by Hiromi Kawakami Published: 2014 by Portobello Books Genre(s): Romance, Contemporary Pages: 176 Format: Paperback ISBN: 9781846275104 Goodreads Amazon According to the blurb, the relationship between Tsukiko and her sensei is “a hesitant intimacy which tilts awkwardly and poignantly into love”. It’s more awkward, half hesitant and less poignant than I thought it’d… Continue reading Strange Weather in Tokyo by Hiromi Kawakami