more focus, miss mori

I'm a cinematic addict but I like books, too.

Today
November
17
José Saramago
James Fenimore Cooper
The Economist Group
2014
16
currently reading
2014
01
reviewed:
Extremely confused about this book -- will try to collect my thoughts in a review eventually.
Kafka on the Shore - Philip Gabriel, Haruki Murakami
read
2014
30
finished reading:
2014
28
started following:
2014
16
reviewed: No-No Boy
Wow. This book took an effort -- not because it dragged on or anything, but because it's one of the most intensely introspect...
No-No Boy - John Okada
finished reading:
2014
27
reviewed: Vietnamerica: A Family's Journey
ATTN: THIS WILL BE THE WORST, MOST EMOTIONALLY DISTRAUGHT REVIEW YOU WILL EVER READperfect perfect perfect i know exactly how...
Vietnamerica: A Family's Journey - GB Tran
finished reading:
2014
19
started reading:
2014
01
reviewed: Borderliners
This book intrigues me.This book confuses me.(And I think that's okay.)
Borderliners - Peter Høeg, Barbara Haveland
finished reading:
2014
11
reviewed: Inside Out and Back Again
This was a beautiful poem. Everything about the way Thanhha Lai shares her story rings genuinely heartbreaking. When she show...
Inside Out and Back Again - Thanhha Lai
finished reading:
2014
10
reviewed: Ethan Frome (Penguin Classics)
The introduction was totally worth it. The rest of the novel was a super-depressing male & socioeconomic version of Kate Chop...
Ethan Frome - Elizabeth Ammons, Edith Wharton
finished reading:
2014
04
reviewed: Chairs in the Rafters (Kindle Single)
A bit overt with the symbolism, but a very atmospheric, elegant, and tragic story all the (short) while, too.
Let Me Write: Key Words Reading Scheme 3c - Ladybird Publishing
finished reading:
finished reading:
2013
27
finished reading:
2013
18
reviewed: The Awakening
Eh.I mean, I could see Edna's suicide coming from around chapter 4.
The Awakening - Kate Chopin
finished reading:
2013
14
reviewed: Soy Sauce for Beginners
This book was foodie heaven and a nearly gospel-like tribute to its settings.Also Gretchen is pretty cool. She clearly needs ...
Soy Sauce for Beginners - Kirstin Chen
finished reading:
2013
10
reviewed: American Born Chinese
I've been looking forward to reading ABC for a while, given the depressing lack of lit for an Asian-American teenager like my...
American Born Chinese - Gene Luen Yang
finished reading:
2013
5
finished reading:
2013
21
reviewed: Adventures of Huckleberry Finn : An Authoritative Text Contexts and Sources Criticism (Norton Critical Edition)
3.5
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn : An Authoritative Text Contexts and Sources Criticism (Norton Critical Edition) - Mark Twain
finished reading:
2013
6
finished reading:
2013
03
reviewed: Kiss of Death (Scarlett Wakefield Series)
Decent, tight plot observant enough to make great points about British aristocracy (in my humble and likely misinformed opini...
Kiss of Death - Lauren Henderson
finished reading:

Currently reading

Blindness
José Saramago
The Last of the Mohicans
James Fenimore Cooper
The Economist
The Economist Group