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The Brief and Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao, by Juno Diaz

My Five Star Friday recommendation, The Brief and Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao is a coming of age story, a family saga, historical fiction, and an examination of contemporary American life. 1.103 altre parole

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American Honey

The after-effects of watching Andrea Arnold’s latest film American Honey made me feel it etched a defining signature for this generation and era of youth the way Bogdonovich’s The Last Picture Show did for the beginning of the 70’s. 554 altre parole

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The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian Book Review

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian Book Review

by: Sherman Alexie

The book The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian is a 2007 young adult fiction novel and bildungsroman written by author Sherman Alexie. 1.675 altre parole


Book review of The Absolutely true diary of a part-time Indian

This book is set on the Spokane reservation in Washington (which is in the United States). The main character is a boy named Arnold who has a stutter and a lisp. 634 altre parole


Books: Tell Us Something True by Dana Reinhardt | Review

Title: Tell Us Something True

Author: Dana Reinhardt

Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, Romance

My rating: ★★★☆☆ 1.074 altre parole


Review: 'Earthsea' by Ursula K. Le Guin

**These reviews will be spoiler-free unless otherwise noted**

Earthsea: A Wizard of Earthsea is a fascinating bildungsroman centering around Ged, a reckless boy who becomes a hardened man through lessons of life and of wizardry. 472 altre parole