Book Review: Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress by Dai Sijie

Rating: ★★★★★ Spoiler-Free Review This book is set during China’s Cultural Revolution and follows two city boys who are placed in a mountain village to be re-educated by workers and peasants. However, they come across banned Western classics, and you follow their journey as books color the way they see the world. I read this … Continue reading Book Review: Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress by Dai Sijie

Book Review: The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin

Rating: ★★★★☆ Goodreads Synopsis: As surprising as it is moving, The Storied Life of A. J. Fikry is an unforgettable tale of transformation and second chances, an irresistible affirmation of why we read, and why we love. We are not quite novels. We are not quite short stories.In the end, we are collected works. A. … Continue reading Book Review: The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin