Pachinko by Min Jin Lee: A great epic ★★★★

The story starts with a seventeen-year-old girl Sunja, who was smitten by Koh Hansu, a young dynamic, Korean from Jeju island. But, he was already married and had three daughters in Osaka. Madly in love and unknown to the truth, Sunja became pregnant. Koh Hansu offered her to be his mistress as he couldn't marry … Continue reading Pachinko by Min Jin Lee: A great epic ★★★★

Reading updates: WWW Wednesday

The three Ws stands for the following questions. What are you currently reading?What did you recently finish reading?What do you think you’ll read next? Currently Reading: Pachinko by Min Jin Lee Genre: Historical fiction Set in the 1900s when Japan annexed Korea, this story is about the hardships of a Korean family lasting through generations. … Continue reading Reading updates: WWW Wednesday

Convenience Store Woman by Sayaka Murata: ★★★.5

A convenience store is a retail store generally opened for long hours containing grocery and household supplies. Keiko Furukura is a 36-year-old working in Hiromachi Station Smile Mart. She is indifferent and sometimes behaves oddly in the presence of humans. She likes being a convenience store woman. She has been working at this dead-end job … Continue reading Convenience Store Woman by Sayaka Murata: ★★★.5